Kupwara, Aug 21: A border security force (BSF) trooper commits suicide by firing himself from his own service rifle in kupwara district .

Official sources said that the trooper posted at Brinwari shoot himself with his own service rifle and died on spot.

He identified as head constable of Kundan ram of 169bn he added.

A police officer said that it was not immediately known as to why the trooper took the extreme step. He said investigation are underway in this regard.(GNS)