Student commits suicide by jumping before train

, 11:23 PM IST

Phagwara: A 17-year-old student allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a running train near the JCT Mill crossing here, police said today.

Atul Kumar, a resident of Shiv Puri Mohalla, committed suicide last night. He was a B.Tech student at a private college here, police said, adding Kumar was under mental stress.

His body was handed over to his family after postmortem, they added.