New Delhi: A man, in his fifties, committed suicide on Sunday by jumping in front of the train at Haiderpur Badli Mor station of Delhi Metro. As a result, metro services were temporarily hampered on the Yellow Line of the metro transit system.
The deceased is yet to be identified and no suicide note has been found, an official said. If reports are to be believed, the man was unemployed and in depression and had also committed the murder of his two children before killing himself.
According to the police, the man jumped in front of an approaching train following which he was rushed to a hospital where the doctors declared him ”brought dead”.
“Delay in services from Samaypur Badli to GTB Nagar due to a passenger on track at Haiderpur Badli Mor,” the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) tweeted.
Services were halted for about 15-20 minutes which caused a delay for may passengers. The Yellow Line connects Samaypur Badli in Delhi to HUDA City Centre in Gurgaon.