Srinagar: An Assistant Sub-Inspector of Central Reserve Police Force was found dead in Alustang area of Ganderbal in central Kashmir on Friday.
Official sources told GNS that CRPF trooper, ASI/GD Raju Singh of 115 Bn who was posted at Nagbal, Zakoora today morning his body was found lying on the road side at Alustang.
A police team was immediately reached to the spot and taken the body for postmortem, they said.
A police official while confirming the incident told GNS that the initial investigations revealed that the trooper had died due to excess consumption of alchol.
A case under 174 Cr.Pc has registered in this regard and further investigations taken up, he said. (GNS)
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