CRPF official dies on duty in Kulgam

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A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Sub-Inspector died on Monday while on duty in Kulgam district, police said. SI Shabad Kumar of the 93rd CRPF Battalion fell unconscious during duty hours at DK Marg Higher Secondary School.

“He was immediately shifted to a hospital but doctors declared him dead on arrival.” The exact cause of the death is yet to be known. Inquest proceedings have been initiated, police added.