SILCHAR, Aug 22 - Under mysterious circumstances, a BSF jawan was found hanging at a local hotel in Silchar on Saturday. Police reached the spot and found the body of the jawan. The jawan has been identified as K Ravikumar, a constable with 131Bn of BSF stationed at Lunglei in Mizoram.
BSF sources informed that Ravikumar hailed from Srikakulam in Andhra Pradesh. He reached Silchar via a flight on August 21 and as per COVID-19 protocol, he was sent to a quarantine centre at a local hotel here after his swab sample was collected for the test, BSF sources added.
Meanwhile, police have sent the body to Silchar Medical College and Hospital for post-mortem following the COVID-19 protocol.