Army jawan commits suicide in Udhampur

An army jawan has allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said today.

PTI| Updated: Jan 31, 2014, 13:19 PM IST

Jammu: An army jawan has allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said today.

Balwant Singh, a Territorial Army jawan, committed suicide yesterday near village Lanu in Udhampur district.

Singh was rushed to a district hospital at Udhampur by the family members where doctors declared him as brought dead, they said.
The body has been handed over to his family members after conducting legal formalities, they said.

Police has registered a case and a probe is on.