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CRPF officer found dead in stream in Jammu & Kashmir

The ASI Was Undergoing A Course At The Humahama Subsidiary Training Centre In Srinagar And Was Reported Missing From Duty On February 14, As Per A Police Official.

PTI | Updated on: 17 Feb 2018, 09:56:18 PM
CRPF officer found dead in stream in Jammu & Kashmir (Representative image Source- PTI)


An Assistant Sub-Inspector of the CRPF was found dead on Saturday under suspicious circumstances in a stream along the Jammu-Srinagar national highway, police said.

The body of ASI Harinder Singh, posted with the 177th battalion of the CRPF, was found in the stream at Kelamore in Ramban district, a police official said.

He said the officer was posted in Sopore township of north Kashmir's Baramulla district.

The ASI was undergoing a course at the Humahama Subsidiary training centre in Srinagar and was reported missing from duty on February 14, the official said.

"An autopsy was being conducted by a team of doctors and the body will be handed over to the CRPF after legal formalities," he said.

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First Published : 17 Feb 2018, 09:53:18 PM