BUDGAM: A head constable shot himself dead with his service rifle in central Kashmir’s Budgam district in wee hours on Monday.
The deceased has been identified as Mohammad Shafi Mir (46), son of Muhamamd Ismail Mir, a resident of Sadoora Anantnag.
He was posted at District Police Lines (DPL) Budgam.
Senior Superintendent of police Budgam, Amod Nagpure said that the cop committed suicide by shooting himself at DPL Budgam today early morning. “Meanwhile, investigations have started to ascertain the reasons for suicide,” he added.