Sopore: A Centre Reserve Police Force (CRPF) man allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle in Wadoora area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Wednesday morning.
Quoting officials, Kashmir News Observer (KNO) reported that the 47-year-old Head Constable, identified as GD Rajan Kumar of Chatiana Odisha, shot himself dead while he was on duty at 92 BN CRPF Headquarter Wadoora.
Soon after the incident, his colleagues rushed to the spot and found him lying in a pool of blood, they said.
A police officer also confirmed the incident and said a case has been registered in the matter and sn investigation has been initiated.
The officer said it was not immediately known what forced the soldier to take the extreme step. KNO