Army jawan shoots himself dead

An Army jawan allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle at a camp in Gulmarg in north Kashmir.

Updated: Mar 16, 2013, 20:13 PM IST

Srinagar: An Army jawan on Saturday allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle at a camp in Gulmarg in north Kashmir.
Naik Yam Bahadur was on duty at the camp, some 55-km from here, when he allegedly shot himself dead in the wee hours, official sources said.
The reason behind his taking the extreme step was not immediately known, they said.

PTI