ASI shot dead wife, later kills himself

ASI shot dead wife, later kills himself

Agency News

Jalandhar, Mar 19: An Assistant sub-inspector of Punjab police killed himself after shooting his wife in Dashmesh Nagar here on Tuesday.

According to police, the incident took place early this morning at about 0200 hrs at the house of the ASI Gurbkhsh Singh in Dashmesh Nagar under Rama Mandi police station.

He was posted at the Punjab Armed Police at the PAP complex here.

The ASI fired two shots to kill his wife Vandana and afterwards he committed suicide by firing at a point-blank range shot in the temple of his head.

It is learnt that the couple was not in good terms for the last over a fortnight. Exact cause of the incident is being ascertained, SHO Rama Mandi police station said. (UNI)