A woman who was taking her daughter to see a doctor as she was unwell died when she tried to jump from the train, the horror didn’t end there. Seeing the mother jump the daughter also jumped. Both of them died of head injuries.
The mother identified as M Chandra was 55 year old and the daughter identified as Ambika was 32 year old. Reports says that the mother jumped to collect the forgotten luggage and soon after the daughter followed. This happened at a railway station in Chennai
Police said that the mother died on the spot, the daughter was rushed to the Government Royapettah Hospital from where she was referred to another hospital but she was declared brought dead. They happened to jump on the opposite direction of the train that was travelling which resulted in head injuries.
This is the second incident in less than four months. In September a mother lost her 18 month year old baby. The baby slipped off her mother’s arms when she was getting off and died on the spot after falling in the gap between the train and the tracks