Jammu: An Army jawan today allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service pistol in Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba district.
One Jawan Naresh Yadav was found dead with bullet injuries in the Maheswar area, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Samba Anil Magotra told PTI.
The body has been recovered and sent to post mortem, he said, adding that initial investigation points towards suicide by him with his service pistol and an investigation is on.
Earlier in the day an Army man committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle in Qazigund area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district.
Official sources said that the Sepoy Kulvinder Singh of 10 Sikh Regiment today morning shot himself at army camp in Mughal Gund area of Qazigund while he was on duty.
The solider suffered serious bullet wounds in the incident. (With PTI inputs)