Indian soldier commits suicide in occupied Kashmir

ISLAMABAD: An Indian soldier has committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle in Laam area of Rajouri district.

According to KMS, the deceased was identified as Lance Naik Vishal Lohar of 54 Rashtriya Rifles. He belonged to the Karnataka state of India.

This incident of suicide has raised the number of such deaths among Indian police and troops to 380 since January 2007.

Meanwhile, unknown attackers barged into a police post and fled with a number of weapons from a police post in Shopian.—APP