An ASI in CRPF posted in central Kashmir’s Budgam district allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself in his barrack, officials said on Saturday.
They said that a CRPF personnel hanged himself to death in his barrack in Chadoora area of Budgam.
They identified him as ASI Ajay Kumar Lama of Haryana who was part of 181 Battalion CRPF.
Body has been shifted to SDH Chadoora for further procedural formalities, they said.
They added that further inquest proceedings under 174 CRPC has been taken up to enquire the matter and reasons behind taking this harsh step. (KS)