Soldier commits suicide in Bandipora

A soldier reportedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle in Panar village of Bandipora in north Kashmir early Sunday.

He has been identified as Sepoy Satendra Kumar Tomar, a resident of Murena in MP, of 14 Rashtriya Rifles Regiment.

SSP Bandipora Rahul Malik said a case under relevant sections of law has been registered and further investigation initiated.