Jammu, Sep 13: A CRPF man on Sunday morning shot himself and his wife to death with service rifle and injured sister-in-law in a fit of anger after altercation with the family in Gharota area here on the city outskirts.
Police here said that CRPF official posted in Jammu region killed his wife, himself and left his sister-in-law seriously injured after he entered into a verbal dual with family members early this morning.
They said that CRPF official identified as CT/GD Madan Singh Chib, who was attached with Sector Headquarters, entered into an argument with his wife and sister-in-law over some issue after which he fired at his wife and sister-in law and later shot himself dead.
“His wife died on the spot while his sister-in-law sustained injuries and was hospitalised,” police said.
They said that 8-year-old daughter of the CRPF man, present on the spot, had a narrow escape and she is safe.
Meanwhile, a CRPF official said that an inquiry has been ordered to ascertain the reason which prompted him to open fire.