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IRB jawan killed in drunken brawl with ITBP personnel

A jawan of India Reserve Battalion (IRB) was killed after a drunken brawl with ITBP personnel at Seppa in Arunachal Pradesh on Diwali day on Saturday, police sources said today.

india Updated: Oct 19, 2009 17:53 IST

A jawan of India Reserve Battalion (IRB) was killed after a drunken brawl with ITBP personnel at Seppa in Arunachal Pradesh on Diwali day on Saturday, police sources said today.

ITBP and IRB jawans had a clash in a hotel there over drinks on that day in which several IRB jawans were thrashed by ITBP personnel, they said.

After sometime, IRB jawans went to ITBP personnel posted near the strong room where EVMs were kept after October 13 assembly poll to settle scores.

On seeing IRB jawans rushing towards them, one ITBP jawan opened fire in which the IRB jawan was killed, police said.