Imphal, Jul 10 (PTI) An army jawan was today 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.

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