School clerk run over by train, sister kills self

Vijayanand Singh was hit by the train when he was crossing the tracks to reach a platform.

Last Updated: Sep 30, 2011, 13:16 PM IST

Hajipur: In a twin tragedy, a clerk of a
government school was killed and unable to come to terms with
the death before her eyes, his accompanying sister also
commited suicide at Hajipur station in Bihar`s Vaishali
district today, railway sources said.

Vijayanand Singh was hit by the train when he was
crossing the tracks to reach a platform, the sources said.

Unable to bear the sight of a lifeless Singh, his
sister also jumped before a goods train and died on the spot.

Both bodies were later taken to a railway hospital for
post-mortem.

PTI