Soldier allegedly shoots self dead in J&K's Banihal

A police official told Greater Kashmir that Tejpal Singh of 12 RR, a resident of Utter Pradesh, died instantly after he shot himself with the service rifle.
Soldier allegedly shoots self dead in J&K's Banihal
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Banihal Nov 30: A 27-year-old soldier allegedly shot himself dead inside an Army camp at Chamalwas area of Banihal in J&K's Ramban district on Tuesday evening.

A police official told Greater Kashmir that Tejpal Singh of 12 RR, a resident of Utter Pradesh, died instantly after he shot himself with the service rifle.

Police said the postmartum was conducted at SDH Banihal after which the body was handed over to army authorities.

An inquest proceeding under section 174 CrPc has have been initiated at Police Station Banihal into the incident.

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