Indian soldier kills four colleagues in Chhattisgarh

Posted on: December 10, 2017 | views: 68
An Indian paramilitary soldier has shot dead four of his colleagues and critically injured another at a camp in central India, local media report. The soldier, a member of the paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), apparently opened fire after an argument. The incident is said to have occurred at about 17:15 local time (11:45 GMT) at the Basuguda camp in the Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh state. Police said the man has been detained. A spokesperson for the CRPF said the officer, 35-year-old Sanath Kumar, opened fire with an AK-47 assault rifle "following a scuffle with other personnel".