Delhi: 25-year-old girl jumps in front of Delhi Metro

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In a horrific incident, a 25-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of Kashmere Gate station of Delhi Metro on Wednesday.

The incident took place at the Kashmere Gate Metro station where a 25-year-old girl jumped in front of a train moving towards Dilshad Garden on Wednesday.

The deceased was identified as Pooja by the police officials.

It was reported that the girl was working as a computer operator in a private organization near Kashmere Gate area.

An official of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) said in a statement, “The train operator applied emergency brakes but could not save Pooja, who came under the train and died on the spot at 7 pm on Wednesday”.

No suicide note was found with the girl .

Following the incident, the train service on the Red line was reportedly stopped between 7.05 pm and 7.38 pm on Wednesday.

Pankaj Singh, Deputy Commissioner of Police said, “Pooja accompanied with one of her friends. She jumped ahead of the Metro train going towards Dilshad garden. Metro services affected for more than half an hour, body moved to Subzi Mandi mortuary for post-mortem”.

However, police are still investigating the matter.

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