Srinagar, October 14 (KMS): An India soldier shot himself dead with his service rifle at a camp in Kupwara district on Thursday.
Sepoy Deeraj Kumar of Engineering Unit was posted in a camp at Kralpora when he shot himself. Soon, he was shifted to military hospital Drugmulla from where he was referred to Command Hospital Udhampur for further treatment.
Later, he succumbed to the injuries, officials said. It was immediately not known why the soldier took the extreme step.