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CID officer critical after suicide bid inside HQ

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

A of was critically injured after he allegedly shot himself using his service inside the agency's headquarters here this morning, a senior said.

Binay Bhattacharyya, a sub-inspector of the agency's Barasat section, allegedly shot himself inside a room of Bhawani Bhawan at around 11 am.

Hearing the sound of firing, other officers rushed to the room and found him lying in a pool of blood with his service in one hand, the said.

He was taken to the where his condition was stated to be "very critical", hospital sources said.

Bhattacharyya was probably depressed due to some problems in his personal life, the said.

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First Published: Tue, April 17 2018. 15:05 IST