Srinagar: An Army trooper committed suicide by shooting self with his service rifle at Pahagam in south Kashmir district of Anantnag.
Official sources said that a soldier, Narendra R hailing from Bangalore , shot himself with his service rifle in an Army camp in Pahalgam, about 100 km from here in south Kashmir.
The injured was immediately taken to the nearby hospital, where he was declared brought dead.
Police have registered a case and initiated investigation. After completing all the legal and medical formalities, the body of the deceased will be sent to his native place at Bangalore in Karnataka for last rites.