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Army jawan fires at colleagues, 3 die

Jammu, Oct 21, Zee News Bureau Report

An Army jawan today went on a shooting spree killing three of his colleagues and wounding two before turning the gun at himself at a post in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district.

The jawan shot dead his three colleagues and injured two with his official weapon at around 0500 hrs, a defence spokesman said.

Later, he shot himself dead, the spokesman said adding a court of inquiry had been ordered into the incident.

The reason why he opened fire on his colleagues was not immediately known.