Sitapur: A 25-year-old woman constable on Saturday allegedly committed suicide by shooting herself in the head at a police station in Uttar Pradesh’s Sitapur. Also Read - Aatma Nirbhar: Viral Video Shows 98-Year-Old Selling Chana, Says 'Don't Want to Be A Burden on Kids'

She was rushed to a hospital but the doctors declared her dead. Also Read - These 14 UP Cities to be Developed With New Master Plan | Details Here

Shobha Chowdhary was on duty at Khairabad police station when she shot herself using the service pistol, Sitapur Additional Superintendent of Police MP Singh told PTI. Also Read - Sambhal: Gangrape Victim Dies by Suicide After Repeated Threats by Accused's Family to Reach Compromise

The woman constable was posted at Khairabad police station for the last two years and was in depression due to some family issues, the ASP said.

A probe into the matter has been launched.