A soldier died after shooting himself using his service weapon in Anuradhapura.
The soldier was providing security at the Ranasevapura army camp in Anuradhapura.
The 24 year old soldier committed the act this afternoon while on duty.
Earlier, an airman who was on duty at the Swiss Ambassador’s official residence in Colombo committed suicide by shooting himself.
The Police said that the airman shot himself using his own weapon.