Srinagar: A Border Security Force constable shot himself dead while on duty along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district during Saturday night. Sources said the constable shot himself with his service rifle and died before being taken to hospital.
“A jawan deployed at a forward post along LoC in Poonch district shot himself with his rifle at midnight,” a senior BSF officer said.
His colleagues shifted him to hospital but doctors declared him dead on arrival.
He was identified as Constable Pramodh Kumar son of Late Mukh Dew Choudhary, a resident of Mohamadpur village in Siwan district of Bihar.