TA trooper dies in Baramulla


TA trooper dies in Baramulla

Srinagar, May 10 (GNS): A territorial army soldier died of a heart attack on Tuesday in Baramulla district of north Kashmir.

Official sources told GNS that Head Constable Abdul Rashid Gaji of 161 TA fell unconscious while performing his duty at an army camp in Nambla Uri.

The colleagues of the Head Constable immediately rushed towards him and took him to nearby medical room for checkup.

Abdul Rashid, a resident of Madaana, Boniyar, Baramulla, was however, declared brought dead on arrival by the doctors present there.

A police official while confirming the incident told GNS that the initial investigations revealed that the trooper might have died due to cardiac arrest.

A case has also been registered in this regard and further investigations have been taken up, he said. (GNS)