Soldier shoots self in Jammu

Jammu, Jul 17: An Army jawan allegedly committed suicide by shooting self with his service rifle in Khour area here along the Line of Control, police here said on Tuesday.
Police said that Rifleman Ranbir Singh (28) was on guard duty at Hamirpur Nawan Military Garrison in Khour area of Akhnoor sector, when he allegedly shot himself on Monday evening.
”He died on the spot,” police said, adding that the deceased hailed from Punjab and the body has been handed over to his unit after completion of legal formalities.