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44-year-old cop shoots self dead with his AK-47 rifle at Republic Day function in Punjab

The constable was depressed because of some family problems, police said.

Reported by: PTI, Ludhiana [ Published on: January 26, 2018 13:58 IST ]
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A 44-year-old police constable shot himself dead with his AK-47 rifle during Republic Day function at a government senior secondary school in Jagraon, 45 km from here. 

Manjit Singh died on the spot, police said. The constable was deputed as gunman of the Jagraon City police station SHO. 

The constable was depressed because of some family problems, police said. 

They said investigations were in progress. The body has been sent to a civil hospital for post-mortem, they said. 

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