An Indian Air Force officer, identified as Wing Commander Arvind Sinha, allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with a double barrel gun in his official quarters at the Air Force Colony in Prayagraj on Tuesday. The incident took around 8 am. Arvind Sinha was the Central Air Command Public Relations Officer (PRO). Sinha fired a bullet in the neck. The reason behind the suicide is not clear yet, sources said.
However, it is suspected that the 44-year-old officer committed suicide because of some family reasons. No suicide note was recovered by the police.
Arvind Sinha, son of Ashok Kumar Sinha, was originally from Rajendra Nagar area of Patna. He is survived by his wife Pooja, sons Akshay and Arjun. The Dhumanjanj police forensic team is investiagating the case.