Srinagar, March 8: A soldier shot and killed himself on Thursday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district. This is the second such incident in the district in a span of 24 hours.
Sepoy Shankar Singh of 18 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) shot himself with his service rifle in Warnow area on Thursday, a police officer said. A case has been registered and an investigation started, news agency quoted an official as saying.
This comes a day after, Trooper Birender Sinha of the 30 RR had killed himself.