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Army man commits suicide at Srinagar military headquarters | India News


SRINAGAR: One day after a lieutenant colonel shot himself dead with his service weapon at the Khonmoh depot on the outskirts of Srinagar, an army jawan allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself at the city’s military headquarters on Thursday.
Official sources said Anoop Kumar of 105 BN (TA) Raj Riffle committed suicide near the JCO point in Badamibagh Cantonment. An investigation has been launched to determine the reason why the jawan committed suicide.
On Wednesday, Colonel Sudeep Bhagat shot himself and was pronounced dead in the military hospital. The reason for his suicide is also being investigated.
Hours before Colonel Bhagat committed suicide, a sepoy was found dead with gunshot wounds at an army Ace of Spades division camp in the Chawa area of ​​J & K’s Rajouri district on Wednesday morning.
Official sources said the matter was being investigated to find out if the sepoy had shot himself or if there were more after his death.
Last week, an SSB Jawan had attempted suicide by shooting himself in the Bemina town of Srinagar.

Times of India