- Constable of the Railway Protection Force kills his senior in Meghalaya
- Constable has been arrested and his service rifle seized
- Three other RPF personnel suffer bullet injuries
Constable Deshwal fired 13 rounds from his service rifle after the altercation, said the Meghalaya police. Three other RPF personnel - Constable Joginder Kumar, Sub-inspector Om Prakash Yadav and Inspector Pradeep Meena - who suffered bullet injuries, have been taken to the North East Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Science.
The constable, Arjun Deshwal, has been arrested and his service rifle seized.
The incident took place at the RPF camp in Mawkyrwat, the district headquarters of South West Khasi Hills.
The newly created South West Khasi Hills district has two constituencies - 35 Ranikor and 36 Mawkyrwat.
"All polling officers have moved with security personnel to their respective polling stations... and each vulnerable and critical polling booth will have six security personnel while each normal booth will have three security personnel along with a home guard," said Meghalaya chief electoral officer FR Kharkongor.