Srinagar- An army man on Thursday allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself dead with his service rifle in this border town of North Kashmir.
The soldier (name withheld) allegedly shot himself dead with his service weapon in the Mohura area when he was on his way to Uri from his native village, reports said. The soldier was taken by passerby to a nearby hospital for treatment. However, the doctors there declared him dead.
The reason behind the soldier taking this extreme step was not immediately known.
Meanwhile, police have taken cognizance of this incident.
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