A sub-inspector died when his revolver apparently went off accidentally in Telangana’s Adilabad district on Tuesday, police said.
The body of Sridhar (27) was found in a pool of blood in the police quarters in Kerameri. A domestic help had alerted the police.
It was not clear if the revolver went off accidentally or the officer committed suicide, police said.
Sridhar had been training at the Kerameri police station for last three months and had picked up his rank only two days ago.