Srinagar, Jan 28 : A Head Constable (HC) of Jammu and Kashmir police on Monday committed suicide with his service weapon in the central Kashmir district of Badgam, official source said.
They said panic gripped in District Police Lines (DPL), Badgam, when some firing shots were hearing from a room this morning. Police personnel present in the area rushed towards the area and found a HC Mohammad Shafi Mir in a pool of blood.
The injured Mir was rushed to hospital where he was declared brought dead.
It was not immediately clear why Mir took this extreme step, they said adding a case has been registered and investigation taken up.
Taking extreme step by security forces and state police personnel has not stopped even after authorities introduced Yoga and Art of Living to help them to come out from stress. (UNI)