A 15-year-old girl on Tuesday allegedly tried to commit suicide by jumping off a flyover as her parents denied to buy a scooty for her, police said.
According to a Police official, the girl is a resident of Jahangirpuri area of north Delhi, had a quarrelled with her parents on Tuesday morning, and then went to Mukarba flyover around 1.45 p.m. and jumped from there.
The girl was rushed to hospital where she is said to be out of danger. “The girl sustained fracture in her hand and was later rushed to Babu Jagjivan Ram hospital where her condition was declared out of danger,” the official added.
According to police, the girl had passed her exams recently and had demanded a scooty. But her parents, who are middle class employees, expressed their inability to buy it, leading her take the drastic step.