CISF officer dies during poll duty in Uttarakhand

Last Updated: Monday, January 30, 2012 - 22:28

Haridwar: A senior commandant of the
Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), who was deployed on
election duty in Uttarakhand, died here today following heart
attack, officials said.

55-year-old Ajit Panwar was on patrolling in Laksar
constituency of the district when he suddenly collapsed and
died on the spot, they said.

A resident of Dadri in Haryana, Panwar had come for
election duty from Jaipur.

District Magistrate D S Pandiyan said the information of
the death of Panwar has been conveyed to his family and the
23rd battalion of CISF, to which he was associated.

PTI



First Published: Monday, January 30, 2012 - 22:28

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