Uttar Pradesh: Lawyer shoots self on busy road

Apparently agitated over a heated argument with his fiance, a 30-year-old lawyer on Saturday allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself on a busy road in Fazalganj area of the city, police said.

Last Updated: Apr 30, 2011, 21:30 PM IST

Kanpur: Apparently agitated over a heated
argument with his fiance, a 30-year-old lawyer on Saturday allegedly
committed suicide by shooting himself on a busy road in
Fazalganj area of the city, police said.
Deepak Shukla, a native of Akbarpur area of the city, was
going to court with his fiance on a bike, the police said,
adding that on the way Deepak had some heated exchange of
words with the girl.

In a fit of anger Deepak stopped the bike and shot
himself with his service revolver, resulting in his instant
death near Jarib Choki area of the city, the police said.
The police is questioning the girl who is still in shock
and has said that the argument was a minor one.

PTI