Jammu: A policeman Tuesday allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle here, police said.
42-year-old Constable Rajinder Singh, who was posted on security duty at the house of Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad`s sister at Bhatandi belt of city, shot himself dead from his INSAS rifle during the wee hours today, they said.
He was shifted to a hospital where doctors declared him brought dead. After conducting the post-mortem, the body would be handed over to the family for last rites, they said.
The reason behind the suicide is being investigated, they added.