Jammu, September 5: A lieutenant colonel of the army died on Monday when he went for a check up at Military Hospital in Jammu. Lieutenant Colonel Sable Subhash Dutta, who hailed from Nagpur, died due to heart attack, informed the police.
The 38-year-old colonel was doing PT exercise in Chatta on Monday morning and started feeling severe pain in the chest and hence, he went to the Military Hospital in Satwah. Dutta, however, suffered a heart attack in the hospital itself.
The doctors declared him dead when he reached the hospital as he collapsed. After receiving the information, the police took the body and brought it to the medical college hospital. After the post mortem, his body was handed over the to the army officers.