New Delhi, June 15: A CRPF man today allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself from a personal weapon at the CRPF headquarter here.
Head Constable Hemant Kumar (25) shot dead himself in a bathroom of the Central Reserve Police Force headquarters here at about 10 AM, officials said.
Sources said that, the jawan was working in the public relations cell of the force and was on morning duty when the incident happened. He shot himself from a pistol that he brought with himself.
Soon after the gun shot was heard in the well secured CRPF headquarter at Lodhi Road here, troops in the vicinity and those in the armed quick reaction team reached the spot.
This is probably the first time that any such suicide incident has taken place right inside the CRPF headquarter, they added.
Kumar had joined the force in 2012, the official said.