UP: Backward caste woman govt staff kills self

Allegedly upset over being harassed by her senior officers, Indrawati Devi committed suicide.

Updated: Jun 20, 2011, 18:33 PM IST

Basti: Allegedly upset over being harassed by her senior officers, a 40-year-old class IV woman employee of the collectorate here on Monday committed suicide, police said.

Indrawati Devi committed suicide by setting herself ablaze at her house in Gandhikalan Bhawan area here, they said.

Her family members alleged that she was upset due to the attitude of her officers who were harassing her.
The incident is being probed, police added.

PTI