In occupied Kashmir, a trooper of Indian Central Reserve Police Force committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle in Islamabad district. According to Kashmir Media Service, the trooper identified as Haveldar Oam Prakash committed suicide by shooting himself dead at a camp in Veerinag area of the district. This raised the number of such deaths amongst Indian troops and police personnel to 202 since January 2007. On the other hand, dead body of a youth was recovered in Shiekh Colony area of Srinagar from a shade gutted in a mysterious fire.