Indian Army Major Anita Kumari commits suicide in Jammu

An army official in Jammu and Kashmir shot herself dead with her service pistol, police said here on Friday.

Published: 16th December 2016 11:13 AM  |   Last Updated: 16th December 2016 05:43 PM   |  A+A-

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By Agencies

JAMMU: Indian Army Major Anita Kumari, 36, allegedly committed suicide by shooting herself with her service pistol, police said here on Friday.

Prima facie she shot herself on the intervening night of December 14-15.

The officer did not come to the unit and no one was aware about her whereabouts till her neighbours broke the door.

"Kumari belonged to Chamba area in Himachel Pradesh and posted in 259 field supply depot here," police said.

(With inputs from ANI and IANS)


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