Police officer dies after consuming poisonous substance

The Kashmir Walla needs you, urgently. Only you can do it.

The Kashmir Walla plans to extensively and honestly cover — break, report, and analyze — everything that matters to you. You can help us.

Most Read This Week

An Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) died on Wednesday barely 15 days after consuming a poisonous substance on duty at Kulgam Police Station.

The 50-year-old ASI, who died at SKIMS Soura on Wednesday morning, hails from Tangmarg area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla, officials said.

An official told a local news agency, Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that an ASI of Jammu and Kashmir police (name withheld) from Drung Tangmarg, posted at Police Station Wanpoh Kulgam had consumed some poisonous substance inside Police station on 5 May.

He said ASI was shifted to SKIMS, Soura where he died today morning.

A senior police official confirmed the death of ASI, saying the investigation is going on and a case under FIR number 21/2021 under section 306 IPC has been registered in this regard. (KNO)

Choose a plan as per your location

Latest News

Allow smooth passage of fruit laden trucks on Srinagar-Jammu highway: NC to admin

National Conference on Saturday expressed resentment over halting of fruit laden trucks on NH-44 in view of underway Amarnath...

More Articles Like This