New Delhi, Aug 04 : Jyoti Gupta, a 20-year-old Indian national team hockey player, allegedly committed suicide on the railway tracks near Rewari station, Haryana, on Wednesday.
A resident of the Sonepat district, her body was found by the locals and they immediately informed the police. Going by the statements put forth by the driver of the Chandigarh-Jaipur Intercity Express, Police reckoned that Jyoti had committed a suicide. The driver had narrated that the girl had “suddenly appeared” in front of the speeding train while it was crossing the Jhajjar Road overbridge.
“He said he tried to pull the brakes but the girl came in front of the train before it could be stopped,” Ranveer Singh, SHO, GRP Rewari told TOI.