SRINAGAR — A fatal incident unfolded in Gulmarg in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday as an army man lost his life after slipping near his post.
Sources close to the matter informed that Gurpreet Singh of 18RR, stationed at a forward post in Gulmarg, met with the unfortunate accident. The treacherous slip near his post proved fatal for Singh.
Efforts are underway to transport Singh’s body to Gulmarg, a journey expected to take 5-6 hours. Legal formalities will be conducted before the final handover of the deceased soldier’s body.
Authorities have initiated further proceedings to investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident, offering condolences to the grieving family affected by this tragic loss.