Soldier commits suicide in Kupwara
Kupwara: An Army man ended his life inside a camp in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, officials said.
Sandeep Arjun was on sentry duty at Drangyri camp in Chiwkibal,about few kilometers from Kupwara town, when his colleagues heard a gunshot from his post, they said.
The officials said, the soldiers found Sandeep Arjun with a bullet injury and rushed him to a hospital where 38-years old havildar rank Sandeep Arjun was declared brought dead.
Police have started inquest proceedings to ascertain the cause of his death, they said, adding preliminary investigations suggested that the soldier apparently died by suicide but the motive behind his taking the extreme step was not known yet.