Posted in Koriya, a Chhattisgarh security personnel has shot himself to commit suicide today.
Posted in Kotadol, the CAF personnel is said to have committed the act in the wee hours of Tuesday.
The senior police officials rushed to the spot and the body was sent in for the post mortem.
The deceased jawan has been identified as Gopi Verma who hailed from Rajnandgaon.
Police is now trying to ascertain as to why the jawan took the extreme step.
The jawan had used his own service INSAS rifle to commit the suicide.
It is said that the bullet got meshed in the neck area killing him on the spot.
It is said that the police has constituted a team to ascertain the reasons which instigated the personnel to commit this extreme act.