Anatnag, Aug 5: A Border Security Force (BSF) personnel shot himself dead with his service rifle in Ashmuqam area of South Kashmir’s Annatnag district, officials said on Friday.
Officials told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer that a BSF personnel shot himself with his service rifle during Yatra duty at JNV Ashmuqam, Anantnag.
“The deceased was identified as Mitul Hazarika son of Late Domal Hazarika from Nachungi, Assam. He was posted with 108 F Coy battalion,” officials said.
Officials further added that soon after Mitul shot himself with his service riffle, his colleagues shifted him to a nearby hospital where he was declared brought dead.
They said that investigation in this regard has been taken up—(KNO)