An Assam police official on August 30th, 2019 allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service pistol in Assam’s Dhemaji.
The deceased Nipon Nath(28) was posted at the Sissiborgaon Police Station as the Sub-Inspector(SI). He hailed from Madhupur of Rangia in Kamrup district. Nath had joined Assam Police in the year 2017.
Reports claimed that Nath went for a night patrolling at 11 pm on August 29th, 2019 and reached his room at around 4:10 am. After 10 minutes, his driver heard sound of gunshots coming from his room. He immediately rushed into Nath’s room and found his body drenched in blood.
Although he was immediately rushed to the Dhemaji Civil Hospital, the official was declared ‘brought dead’ as the bullet went through his chest.
Nath is believed to have been suffering from chronic depression for quite sometime.