SRINAGAR: A young hockey player from Jammu & Kashmir Police’s hockey team died of heart attack while practising at Joggers Park in Raj Bagh area of Srinagar city.
The deceased was identified as Rupinder Singh (72/F), a resident of Singhpora Pattan area of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district. The deceased policeman was 24 years old.
Sources said that a follower in Jammu & Kashmir Police Department, also a part of Central Hockey Team of J&K Police, was doing practice at Joggers Park Raj Bagh when he collapsed and died.
They said despite his on spot death, the victim was taken to Police Hospital, Srinagar where the doctors declared him brought dead. The cause of his death was ascertained to be a heart attack. (KNT)
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