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Woman jumps before metro train, dies

Woman jumps before metro train, dies

New Delhi: Metro services on the blue line loop was briefly disrupted on Friday after a 28-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide by jumping before a speeding metro train on the blue line corridor, approaching towards Noida sector 16 station, DMRC official said. The incident took place around 10:41 am at Noida Sector 16 metro station and the woman has been identified as Sheetal Shrivastava, police said.

She was staying with her husband Devesh Shrivastava in Sector 22 and working in a private firm in Sector 16, official added.

"She was at the metro station's platform and jumped on the track and was crushed by an approaching train. The metro station officials immediately reported the matter to us and the body was taken into custody and sent for post-mortem," Sector 20 police station house officer Rajveer Singh Chauhan said.

"The family is here, but they are not speaking much. However, we have gathered from sources that she was having troubles at home," Chauhan said.

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