New Delhi: An additional district judge (ADJ) at the Dwarka court tried to commit suicide on Friday.

As per sources, the judicial officer was allegedly under depression after he was accused of the molestation.

The judge, who resides with his family in the residential area of Karkardooma Court, tried to commit suicide by overdosing on sleeping pills.

The judge had been undergoing depression after a woman posted at the Dwarka Court made molestation allegations against him. The judge was earlier posted as the additional session’s judge at the Karkardooma Court.