NEW DELHI (Metro Rail News): On Tuesday, at the Civil Lines station in the national capital a 23-year-old man, who was undergoing treatment for depression for the last two years, allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a moving train, said by the officials.
After being run over by the train the police said Nitin’s body was severed into two.
This was confirmed by the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) that the incident took place around 2 pm at the station that falls on the busy Yellow Line.
Following the incident, metro service on the Yellow Line was delayed for 15-20 minutes.
A senior DMRC official said, “The train bound for Huda City Centre station was approaching a platform at the Civil Lines station when the man jumped in front of it and was run over by it. We informed police immediately.
A senior police official said, the body has been removed from the tracks and sent to a mortuary in Sabzi Mandi area. He added, the victim was a resident of Jagatpur in Delhi.
The police also said that, his father said Nitin was undergoing treatment for depression for the last two years at a hospital.
They added the case is being investigated under Section 174 of the Code Of Criminal Procedure (CrPC).