ITBP jawan on election duty in Gujarat dies of suspected snake bite

Amreli: Two paralmilitary jawans of Indo Tibet Border Police (ITBP) who were in Savarkundala of Amreli district on election duty were reportedly bitten by poisonous snake and one of them died.

Police said that ITBP jawan 32 year old Hemraj M Chudasama and another one were staying in Shyamji Upvan Vadi area. When they got up this morning both fell pain in neck and breathlessness.

They were rushed to hospital where Hemraj died while the other jawan was shifted to Rajkot. It is understood that a poisonous snake would have bitten them.