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Wife of KFA employee commits suicide over salary woes

The suicide note mentions that her husband has not got the salary for the last 5 months and she was unabale to cope with it

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The wife of an employee of crisis- ridden today allegedly committed suicide, apparently depressed over due to non-payment of salary to her husband.

Susmita Chakarvarti (45), the wife of Manas Chakarvarti who is a ground staff in Kingfisher Airlines, was found hanging from the ceiling in her DDA flat in south-west Delhi's Manglapuri at around 1:30 PM.

She was rushed to a nearby hospital where she was declared brought dead.

A note purportedly written by her was recovered from the spot in which she spoke of being under due to non-payment of salary to her husband.

"In the note, she said that her husband has not got salary for the past four-five months and that she was unable to cope up with the situation," A K Ojha, Additional Commissioner of Police (South-West), told PTI.

The body has been sent for postmortem.


First Published: Thu, October 04 2012. 18:37 IST