Noida: Two women allegedly committed suicide by jumping off multi-storeyed buildings in separate incidents in the twin cities of Noida and Greater Noida.

A 35-year-old woman leaped to her death from her 8th floor apartment here, police said on Wednesday.

The woman, identified as Shweta, was in a live-in relationship with Delhi man Isa Khan and later with Mukesh Soni, a multinational company executive. After a brief fight with Soni late Tuesday, she jumped from the balcony of her Kailashdham Society flat in Sector 50 here, police said.

Noida Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Praveen Kumar saId that the deceased was from Baghpat. She had divorced her husband a few years back and was living with her six-year-old daughter Saheba ever since.

Soni and Shweta had a scuffle before she took the extreme step, police said. The body has been sent for autopsy. Based on a complaint by Shweta's brother, police have arrested Mukesh Soni.

In another incident, a 24-year-old woman, Archana, allegedly committed suicide by jumping from her 7th floor apartment in Greater Noida, on Tuesday night. Both bodies have been sent from postmortem, police said, adding officials are probing both incidents.

(Agencies)

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