Love struck couple ends life by jumping in front of train

Facing opposition from his wife, a man allegedly committed suicide with his paramour by jumping in front of a moving train in Panki industrial area, police said Monday.

Updated: Oct 07, 2013, 14:41 PM IST

Kanpur: Facing opposition from his wife, a man allegedly committed suicide with his paramour by jumping in front of a moving train in Panki industrial area, police said Monday.

Tinki(20) and Anita(21) both died on spot, officials said.
The couple worked together in a cardboard factory where they fell in love. However, Tinku was already married and he used to have frequent fights with his wife. On learning about the illicit affair Tinku`s wife protested against it.

Upset over this, Tinku and Anita yesterday decided to end their lives by jumping in front of a train onto the railway tracks at Jhansi.
The police has started its inquiry into the case. Both the bodies have been sent for postmortem, they said.

PTI