Three incidents of suicide

Muzaffarnagar: Three cases of alleged suicide were reported from two districts of the state, police said on Wednesday.

A 28 year-old woman, Jaspreet Kaur married in 2009 to a US-based software engineer Jasvir Singh committed suicide in Gandhi Colony last evening.

She hanged herself in her room, they said adding the victim had come down to India from US last week to visit her parents.

In a separate incident, Sunny (18) allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison at Manlandi village in Prabudhnagar district, police said.

Prima facie it appeared that the victim took the extreme step after he failed the medical test for Army recruitment.

In another incident, a youth committed suicide by jumping into the Yamuna canal near Kandhla town in Prabudhnagar district yesterday. The police informed that the unidentified body has been sent for postmortem.