DU girl attempts suicide by jumping in front of metro train

New Delhi: A Delhi University student attempted suicide by jumping in front of a metro train at Indraprastha station here today but she escaped with injuries as the driver applied breaks on time.

The B.Sc final-year student of Miranda House, identified as 20-year-old Anuradha, a Noida resident, jumped before a train heading towards Yamuna Bank on the Blue Line at around 2.20 PM, said the Deputy Commissioner of Police (Metro).

The girl sustained injuries in her head and waist and was taken to LNJP Hospital where she was undergoing treatment, police said. Police said the girl was depressed as she was not happy with her performance in the practical examination held recently. PTI