Delhi: 26-year-old woman kills self by jumping in front of speeding metro
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Delhi: 26-year-old woman kills self by jumping in front of speeding metro

A 26-year-old woman identified as Sonakshi Garg, allegedly killed herself on Saturday by jumping in front of an incoming metro train at Model Town Metro Station in Delhi.

Going by the reports, police upon receiving the call about the incident, rush to the spot found the girl dead. Police recovered a suicide note from her possession in which she had held no one responsible for her action. The Initial investigation revealed that the girl was undergoing treatment for a long time.

Meanwhile, her body has been shifted to BJRM Hospital for autopsy. Police have initiated inquest proceedings.

This is the third suicide attempt in Delhi Metro in the span of a week. Earlier this week, a 45-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of an incoming train at Delhi Metro`s Jhandewalan station on September 2 morning.

Going by statistics, 25 people have tried to kill themselves on the tracks of the Delhi Metro between January 2018 and May 2019. Figures also show that between 2014 and 2018, there have been 80 suicide bids inside Delhi Metro stations. It has been found that most of the incidents occurred on the Blue line.

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