BSF jawan killed in fratricide incident

In the second fratricide incident in Kashmir Valley within a week, a BSF jawan today allegedly shot dead his colleague outside an Air Force Station in Awantipora area of Pulwama district, police said here.

Last Updated: Dec 30, 2011, 15:23 PM IST

Srinagar: In the second fratricide incident
in Kashmir Valley within a week, a BSF jawan today allegedly
shot dead his colleague outside an Air Force Station in
Awantipora area of Pulwama district, police said here.

Head Constable P K Hanjak of 2nd Battalion allegedly
opened fire at Constable Susheel killing him on the spot.
Further details of the incident are awaited, a senior
official said, adding Hanjak has been detained for
questioning.

This is the second such incident in Kashmir. Three CRPF
jawans were killed and another injured in a fratricide
incident inside their camp in Kulgam on Saturday last.

PTI