Lucknow Girl commits suicide due to poor English
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Last Updated: Tuesday, September 15, 2009, 22:04
Lucknow: Apparently depressed over poor knowledge of English, an engineering student today allegedly committed suicide by jumping off the fourth floor of her institute's building.

Poonam (20), a first year BTech student of Azad Institute of Engineering and Technology here in Sarojini Nagar area, took the extreme step this afternoon.

Police said the girl was apparently depressed due to poor knowledge of English.

Meanwhile, LJP president and former Union minister Ramvilas Paswan said he would take up with the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Union Home minister P Chidambaram seeking directions to the state government to recover the boy safe.

"I will take up the issue of kidnapping with PM and Chidambaram saheb for a direction to the state government for recovery of the boy," Paswan said after meeting the family members of the boy.

He expressed surprise over recurrence of cases of kidnapping in the state capital where all top authorities are placed.

Bureau Report

First Published: Tuesday, September 15, 2009, 22:04

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