Woman commits suicide by hanging herself in UP

India

14 Apr 2018

Uttar Pradesh: Dalit woman commits suicide after being sexually harassed

A Dalit woman committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling of her house after allegedly being sexually harassed by two men at Raipur village in UP's Muzaffarnagar district.

The woman, who worked as a laborer in a brick kiln, was allegedly sexually harassed and her complaint was not filed by the police when she had gone with her husband to Phugana police station.

A suicide note was recovered from the spot

A suicide note was recovered from the spot in which she alleged sexual harassment by two men. Sub-inspector Subhash Chand was suspended in connection with the incident. Two cases, one abatement of suicide and one sexual harassment, were registered against two persons who were arrested.

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Subhash Chand

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