UP govt employees attempt suicide ahead of Mayawati`s visit
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Last Updated: Friday, February 11, 2011, 23:33
Gonda: A Uttar Pradesh government employee on Friday tried to commit suicide here by consuming poison ahead of Chief Minister Mayawati's visit to the area to draw her attention towards backlog of his salary, police said.

Sanjay Singh, posted as junior clerk in the PWD, was depressed as he was not getting his salary for the past 13 months, police said.

The Chief Minister, who has been touring the state for the past few days, will visit the area today to review development work.

Singh was rushed to a hospital, where his condition was stated to be stable.


First Published: Friday, February 11, 2011, 23:33

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