A policeman who had allegedly attempted suicide by shooting himself at the residence of Director General of police in Jammu succumbed to his injuries today.
Head Constable Subash Chander was on duty at the official residence of the DGP at Bikram Chowk when, it is suspected, he attempted suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle at around 10:30 am Monday, they said.
Chander was rushed to the government medical college hospital by his colleagues, but he succumbed to his injuries at 11:45 am Tuesday, the official said.
A case has been registered under Section 309 (attempt to commit suicide) of the Ranbir Penal Code, police said.
DGP Dilbagh Singh has not shifted to his official residence yet.