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Family dispute drives woman to commit suicide

lucknow Updated: Jan 17, 2009 16:23 IST

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Upset over a family dispute, a woman along with her two children allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a running train here.

Shitadi Chauhan (24) along with her two children Sapna (4) and Shiva Singh (7 months) jumped in front of a train in Gomti Nagar area last night, police said today. Police said a family dispute was the motive behind the incident.

In another incident, a 25 year old youth allegedly committed suicide after his family refused to give money for purchasing liquor.

Raju Gautam committed suicide by consuming poison in Kakori last evening, police said. Raju's father told police that the victim was unemployed and was addicted to alcohol, they added.

Two women also allegedly committed suicide in separate incidents.