Soldier allegedly shoots self dead in J&K

A soldier allegedly shot himself dead with his service rifle in J&K’s Rajouri district on Sunday.

NK Deepak Singh belonging to elite Para unit of the army and posted with Romeo force in Rajouri district fired upon himself with AK-47 rifle at the unit where he was posted.


A police official confirming the incident told  that while investigation has been launched, it was not immediately known why the soldier took the extreme step.