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Soldier from 4 Assam Regiment found dead in Manipur

The body of an Indian Army soldier was found on Monday morning in Manipur’s Bishnupur district. The soldier was from the 4 Assam Regiment

india Updated: Jul 10, 2017 15:00 IST
IANS, Imphal
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The body of an Indian Army soldier was found on Monday morning in Manipur’s Bishnupur district. The soldier was from the 4 Assam Regiment.(Representative Photo)

An army jawan on Monday found dead with bullet injury in Bishenpur district, police said.

The jawan was identified as 37-year-old Moirangthem Herachandra. His body was found in a canal located at the vicinity of Nachau and Kwaksiphai in Bishenpur district by the locals who informed the police.

The body had a bullet injury on the forehead, said a senior police officer.

The police said Herachandra was posted at Chandel district and was currently on leave.

First Published: Jul 10, 2017 12:38 IST