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Kashmir: BSF trooper arrested for killing wife after scuffle

Police said Ghulam Hassan Chowhan, a trooper of the 193 Battalion posted in Rajasthan and presently on leave, shot and killed his wife with a rifle following a scuffle between the two.

india Updated: Apr 25, 2016 15:48 IST
A BSF trooper was arrested on Monday for allegedly murdering his wife following a scuffle in Ganderbal district.
A BSF trooper was arrested on Monday for allegedly murdering his wife following a scuffle in Ganderbal district.(Representational Image: AFP)

Police on Monday arrested a Border Security Force (BSF) trooper for allegedly shooting and killing his wife in north Kashmir’s Ganderbal district.

Police said Ghulam Hassan Chowhan, a trooper of the 193 Battalion posted in Rajasthan and presently on leave, shot and killed his wife with a rifle following a scuffle between the two.

“The trooper has been arrested and a case of murder registered in Kangan police station of Ganderbal district”, a senior police officer said.