Two separate suicides in Noida
Noida: In two separate incidents of suicide, a 35-year old man working with a multi national company and a 25-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide by hanging themselves with the ceiling fan.
In first incident, Swaroop Raj (35), allegedly hanged himself to death with the ceiling fan at his flat in sector 137 area of Noida on late Tuesday night. Police officials said that the man was depressed after getting suspended from his job amid an enquiry of harassment with a female colleague being undertaken against him.
According to police, the deceased lived in flat number 804 in Paramount society in sector 137. He worked with Genpact, a multi national company in sector 135 of Noida.
Police officials said that Raj was married to Kriti around two years ago and his wife was the first person who saw him hanging with the ceiling fan inside a room of their flat.
"The man was found hanging with the ceiling fan by his wife after she came back home from her office at around 11:30 pm on Tuesday. She immediately informed police after which a police team reached the spot and the body was taken into custody to get the post mortem done. Meanwhile, we received no suicide note from the spot" said Munish Chauhan, Station house officer, Surajpur police station.
"Preliminary investigations into the case showed that one of her female colleagues alleged him for harassing her. Senior officials of the company conducted an internal enquiry into the case. Though it is not clear that the deceased man was found guilty or not but after his company fired him from the job on Tuesday, he took the extreme step to end his life under severe mental stress" added Chauhan.
Meanwhile, police received no complaint in the matter while the body was handed over to the family after getting the post mortem done, said police officials.
In another incident, Reema (25), was found hanging with the ceiling fan inside her house in Harola under sector 20 police station area of Noida. Victim's family members alleged that her in laws have killed her and police have registered an FIR into the case.
"Reema was found hanging with the ceiling fan at around 10:30 pm on Tuesday. The woman was married to one Nishu Gurjar around three years ago and the couple had two daughters. Victim's family members have alleged that the woman has been killed by her in laws as she had no male child," said a senior police officer of sector 20 police station.