Cop shoots self in Bhuj

A police sub-inspector allegedly shot himself and committed suicide in Bhuj town of Kutch district early Tuesday morning.

Written by Express News Service | Rajkot | Published: July 3, 2013 3:50 am

A police sub-inspector allegedly shot himself and committed suicide in Bhuj town of Kutch district early Tuesday morning. This comes a month after a head constable killed himself in Rajkot district.

SI Hanif Gori (38),who headed the taluka police,shot himself in the forehead with his service revolver around 10:30 am at the Bhuj taluka police station building,Bhuj police said.

“After he had been promoted as a PSI,he was posted with Bhuj taluka police station one-and-half-month ago. While we believe there was not much work pressure,the cause is not known yet,” said police inspector Hansraj Jamod. According to police,Gori’s body was brought to Rajkot on Tuesday evening. Police have begun a probe and registered a case of accidental death.

Gori is survived by his wife and two children.

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