Soldier shoots self dead in Nowgam sector of north Kashmir

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An army soldier committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle in Nowgam sector of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Sunday.

A senior police officer cited family reasons for his suicide.

He identified the deceased as 28-year-old NK Mullai Raj D who was posted in Nowgam sector.

Police has registered a case in this regard and further investigation has been taken up, said the officer.