Manipur ADGP (L&O) shoots self, hospitalized in serious condition

Manipur ADGP (L&O) shoots self, hospitalized in serious condition

Will be taken to Delhi for treatment, says Chief Secretary

TMB Report

Imphal: In what can be term as attempt to commit suicide, Additional Director General of Police (Law & Order) (ADGP – L&O) of Manipur Police Department Arvind Kumar allegedly shot himself with his service weapon (gun) at his office room at his official quarter, 1st Manipur Rifles Complex, on Saturday around 1:05 pm.

ADGP (L&O) Arvind Kumar, IPS, is a cadre of 1992 Manipur batch who hails from Bihar and currently resides with family members at 2nd MR Quarter.

According to a report received to The Morning Bell, a Security meeting was held at his office stationed at Officer Club of 1st MR along with High Ranking Police Officers. And few minutes after the meeting was over, Arvind Kumar shot himself with his service weapon (gun) below his chin, in a probable attempt of suicide.

He was immediately rushed to Raj Medicity, where he is currently undergoing treatment.

Upon receiving the news of the incident, High Ranking Officers and Officials of Manipur Police Department reached at Raj Medicity.

Chief Secretary Suresh Babu also reached Raj Medicity and said that the ADGP will be shifted to Delhi to undergo further treatment as his condition is serious though stable.

Mention may be that Arvind Kumar took the charge of ADGP (Arms Police) of Manipur Police Department before Chief Secretary Suresh Babu issued an order for him to take charge as ADGP (Law & Order) on July 5, 2020.

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