PAC constable Vipin Kumar, who returned to his camp after giving duty at the Chief Minister’s residence on January 20, had to go home for leave the same evening. Vipin was married on January 27, but today there is mourning in Vipin’s house. The old parents, who had cherished the dream of their son’s marriage, are now crying in their memories.
There is mourning in the house of constable Vipin Kumar, who lives in Tehra village of Khair police station area of Aligarh, where the shehnai was to be played on January 27. Vipin Kumar’s contingent posted in Fatehpur PAC is currently camping at Ramabai Ambedkar Maidan in Lucknow.
Vipin Kumar, after giving security duty at the Chief Minister’s residence in Lucknow, reached the camp at Ramabai Ambedkar Maidan in a PAC vehicle on January 20. The other constable sitting in the car went ahead to collect the weapon when suddenly there was a sound of firing, then he saw that Vipin sitting behind had been shot and was lying in the car covered in blood.
Vipin was rushed to the hospital in a hurry, where he died. After investigation by fellow soldiers and the spot, the Ashiana police say that while getting down from the car, Vipin’s INSAS rifle fell or collided and suddenly it fired, which hit Vipin and killed him.
Apart from the elderly parents, there are only two sisters in the house, out of which one sister is married and the other sister is studying. Vipin had to go home for the wedding on the evening of 20 January itself. Vipin had a wedding in Aligarh on January 27, but before going on leave for the wedding, Vipin Kumar lost his life while getting down from the car at his camp.
At present, the police is considering it as an accident.