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Army jawan shoot himself in Rajouri LoC


An army jawan today allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle in Laam sector along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district.

Police have registered a case and are investigating into the circumstances that led to the suicide of Lance  Naik Vishal Lohar of 54 Rashtriya Rifles.

The 54 Rashtriya Rifles has also ordered a court of inquiry into episode.

The 33-year-old jawan hailed from 54 Rashtriya Rifles.
The incident comes two days after the bodies of two Indian soldiers were found mutilated along the Line of Control on Monday in Line of Control.The 33-year-old jawan hailed from Karnataka.