Ghaziabad: A man allegedly committed suicide in Ghaziabad on Wednesday demanding Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s resignation over the corruption issue.

Krishnapal, 42, killed himself after jumping from a water tank in Vijay Nagar area in Ghaziabad on Wednesday noon.

He was a native of Bulandsahar and was engaged in business of nursery in Vijay Nagar. He is survived by wife and three children.

As per the sources, he was upset over the issue of corruption and accused the government for it. Demanding resignation of the Prime Minister, Krishnapal climbed at the roof of the water tank in Pratap Vihar area this morning, warning that if his demands were not met he will give up his life on the fantasy date December 12 at 12:12 pm.

“We rushed him to the hospital after he jumped from the tank despite several rescue efforts but he was later declared dead by the doctors,” said the police.


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