An assistant sub-inspector of Border Security Force (BSF) committed suicide inside a bus on Friday night by shooting himself with his service rifle.
The deceased, Ashwini Kumar who was 50 years old, was originally from Jammu and Kashmir. He was of 86 battalion, BSF and was posted in Pancharatan area in Tripura for some election work.
Following the incident which happened at around 8 PM at night, the deceased was carried to a local hospital where the doctor declared him as brought dead.
Postmortem will be conducted at the hospital today as said by Dr. Nirja Debbarma of Gandcahera Sub-Divisional Hospital.