As per the sources, Ranjan, who was from Bihar's Chhapra district, allegedly shot himself with his service rifle.
The special train was scheduled to carry the Central Reserve Police Force personnel to Jammu from Raipur.
The security personnel were returning from the Mainpat police training school.
The decomposed body was recovered by the 34 Rashtriya Rifles after receiving information that a body was found wrapped under a canopy near the mobile tower.
According to the police, Yadav was depressed since his fiancée committed suicide at her house.
When the patrolling team was cordoning off the route near Timmapur village, head constable Shilachand Minj inadvertently stepped on the pressure IED connection, triggering the blast, he said.
Senior Army officials said that the training activity was organised, supervised and monitored in the area under the 9 Corps of the Indian Army.
HC refuses to entertain PIL to end pension disparity between armed forces under MHA, Defence Ministry
The court, which was hearing the PIL by Humara Desh Humare Jawan Trust, said that several petitions by the aggrieved personnel are already pending adjudication.
After hearing the gunshots, his colleagues rushed to the spot and shifted the injured jawan to a local primary health centre.
Two Pakistani militants and as many soldiers, including a Naib Subedar, were killed in fierce gunfight near the Line of Control (LoC) in J&K’s Rajouri district on Thursday.
The accident took place at 6th Mile on New Jawahar Lal Nehru Road connecting Gangtok with Tsomgo Lake and Nathula near the India-China border
Director General of Police, Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta had offered Rs one lakh to Bey while felicitating him on Wednesday.
“Prima facie, it appears that the jawan first killed his colleague before shooting himself. We are looking into the matter to find out the reasons behind firing,” said Chatra SP Rishabh Jha.
A jawan sustained bullet injury on his right ankle, following which the patrol lobbed a round from the pump action gun and the smugglers from both the sides fled, a spokesperson said.
Of the 139 fresh cases, 86 were diagnosed via Rapid Antigen Test, 52 through RT-PCR, and one with the help of TrueNat.