Debt-ridden youth commits suicide in Kanpur

A debt-ridden youth allegedly committed suicide by jumping before a moving train at Sisamau area here, police said.

Last Updated: Jan 29, 2011, 16:30 PM IST

Kanpur: A debt-ridden youth allegedly
committed suicide by jumping before a moving train at Sisamau
area here, police said on Saturday.

25-year-old Jaspreet, who used to work at a relative`s
shop, jumped before a moving train at Ghumti railway crossing
tracks yesterday after he failed to repay the loan borrowed
for his cloth business, they said.

A suicide note recovered from his pocket stated that he
took the extreme step as he was under stress over non-payment
of the loan, police said.

PTI