An Assistant Sub-Inspector attached to the Indo-Tibetan Border Police allegedly shot himself to death here on Thursday.

Madurai district police said that Vikram Singh (45), son of Dhoppa Singh of Uttarakhand, opened fire on himself from a weapon he had with him. He died on the spot.

Superintendent of Police V. Balakrishnan visited the spot and enquired with the officers at the camp. The body of the police official was sent to the Government Rajaji Hospital for post-mortem. Further investigation is on.

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