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27-year-old shoots self as girlfriend gets married

A 27-year-old computer operator killed himself by using his friend’s service revolver in Mayapuri in West Delhi on Friday. Police said the man was reportedly depressed as his girlfriend recently married someone else.

delhi Updated: Mar 22, 2009 22:51 IST

A 27-year-old computer operator killed himself by using his friend’s service revolver in Mayapuri in West Delhi on Friday. Police said the man was reportedly depressed as his girlfriend recently married someone else.

Police said Yashweer Singh shot himself in his head at his A-18, Mayapuri home, on Friday evening. Singh used to live in a rented accommodation with three friends Mukesh, Ajay and Jagveer. The three men work as private security guards and Singh used Mukesh’s service gun to shoot himself.

“Mukesh was downstairs when Singh reportedly took the extreme step. After hearing a gun shot, Mukesh rushed upstairs to find him in a pool of blood. He called the police and Singh was rushed to Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Hospital,” a senior police officer said.

Police recovered a suicide note which stated: “I loved a girl in my village, who got married two days before Holi. I am taking this step because of this. Nobody should be blamed or harassed for my death”.

The deceased was form Hissar in Haryana.