Imphal, July 18
A prime officer of Manipur police division allegedly shot himself in his workplace Saturday afternoon, officers mentioned.
The officer, Additional Director General of Police (Law and Order) Arvind Kumar, was taken to a hospital following the incident.
Top brass of the state police and officers, together with Chief Secretary J Suresh Babu, had been at Raj Medicity the place Kumar was being handled.
The chief secretary mentioned Kumar’s situation is critical however he’s responding to the therapy and has additionally spoken to the medical doctors.
“He will be sent to Delhi, once his condition improves,” Babu added.
Kumar, a 1992-batch IPS officer of the Manipur cadre, shot himself together with his service revolver in his workplace in Manipur Rifles Compound, mentioned a senior police officer.
It is being probed why he took the step, he mentioned.
Kumar was despatched again to his residence cadre round a 12 months in the past, the officer added. — PTI