Five of a family die as couple jumps before train

A couple allegedly committed suicide by jumping before a speeding train, taking along with them their three children.

Last Updated: Sep 12, 2012, 23:32 PM IST

Yamuna Nagar (Haryana): A couple allegedly committed suicide here Wednesday by jumping before a speeding train, taking along with them their three children, who also died in the incident, police said.
The incident took place at Gandhinagar railway crossing.

The deceased have been identified as Paramjeet Singh and his wife Narender Kaur (both in late 30`s), their two sons aged 8 and 12, and five-year-old daughter, police said.

The cause of the suicide is not yet known.

PTI