SSBN Jawan Shoots Self In Malkangiri

Malkangiri: A SSBN Jawan reportedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle at Poteru under Kalimela block of Malkangiri district on Saturday.

The deceased has been identified as Duryodhan Majhi, a native of Gaiselet in Bargarh district. He was posted at Poteru Police Outpost.

Majhi had been rushed to the district headquarters hospital today morning after the incident but the doctor there declared him brought dead.

The reason behind him taking the extreme step is yet to be ascertained. His body will be handed over to family members after post-mortem.