An ailing Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) trooper died of a cardiac arrest in the Vessu area of Qazigund in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Wednesday morning.
An official said that the trooper of 48/F Coy deployed at KP Colony Vessu was ill for the last few days and today morning he suffered a cardiac arrest.
He said he was rushed to GMC hospital where he was declared dead on arrival. “The apparent cause of death seems due to the cardiac arrest,” he said.
The trooper has been identified as Pyare Lal Yadav of UP and was posted as a sub-inspector in CRPF. (KNO)