Cuttack: A youth allegedly committed suicide today by jumping in front of a moving train near Matru Bhavan here.
According to sources, the youth, before taking his own life, made a video in his mobile phone blaming a girl for his decision to take the extreme step.
The deceased was identified as Manoj Swain, a resident of Niali area in Cuttack. He was staying in a rented house in Rausapatna.
He also said in the recording that he was in a relationship with a girl hailing from Jajpur for the last few years. “Though she had promised me to marry but later ditched me by deciding to marry another guy. She is responsible for my suicide,” said the youth in the video.
Meanwhile, the local Government Railway Police (GRP) recovered the body and sent it for post-mortem. GRP personnel also seized a mobile phone and a suicide note from the spot, sources said.