Man commits suicide at Metro station

A man allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a moving metro train at Rohini East station in outer Delhi today.

The incident took place in the evening and the man, identified as Abhishek Gupta, aged around 35 years, was last spotted waiting for a train in platform number 2 of the Rohini East station on Delhi Metro’s Red Line, a senior police official said.

Gupta was rushed to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. However, the reason why he took the extreme step could not be ascertained yet.

From the spot, the police recovered Gupta’s broken mobile phone and his drivers’ license but no suicide note. He was a resident of Rohini Sector 14, the senior official said.