Kupwara: An army trooper was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Tangdhar area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Saturday.
Official sources told GNS that the trooper identified as Arun Sharma of 209 field regiment army, deployed at Narpost Tangdhar, was found dead with bullet injury in chin.
They said that it was not known immediately if the trooper was hit accidentally or did suicide by his service rifle.
“Bullet is missing from his service weapon but investigations are underway if the it (bullet) was fired deliberately or went off accidentally,” they added. (GNS)