Constable shoots self at police post in UP

A constable shot himself dead at a police post in Uttar Pradesh`s Moradabad district, police said Tuesday.

PTI| Last Updated: Jan 07, 2014, 15:09 PM IST

Lucknow: A constable shot himself dead at a police post in Uttar Pradesh`s Moradabad district, police said Tuesday.

The incident took place late Monday at Kashipur when 43-year-old Subhash used the service rifle on himself. Moradabad is about 335 km from here.

Officials said Subhash was apparently depressed and was being treated. He died instantly.