A 33-year-old policeman died of bullet injury under mysterious circumstances in Jammu district late last night, officials said on Sunday.

SSP Jammu Chandan Kohli saying that constable Pankaj Bahaal of Pascal village in Bishnah Arnia died of bullet injury and “the circumstances are being investigated.”

“Investigation is underway in this matter and inquest proceedings under section 174 of the CrPC have been initiated,” the officer added.