Nuapada, Jan 17: In a tragic incident, a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan committed suicide in Komana police limits of Nuapada district.
The deceased has been identified as Ram Prasad, a resident of Uttar Pradesh.
According to reports, Prasad shot himself with his service riffle in the CRPF camp at Barkot area under Komana police limits today morning. He died on the spot.
Being informed, police arrived at the spot and recovered the body.
Further investigation in this regard is underway to ascertain the exact reason behind the extreme step of the victim, said a police official.