Chandigarh: A police constable allegedly shot dead his wife near the gate of a hospital in Chandigarh this morning, before turning the gun on himself.
The constable reportedly fired seven rounds at his wife who was an employee at the government-run hospital in Sector 16. She died on the spot. Later, he tried to commit suicide but survived.
The incident reportedly happened around 11:30 am, when the woman was entering the hospital from gate number one.
Another woman also sustained bullet injuries in the shooting. She is believed to be out of danger.
More details are awaited.