Mangaluru, Oct 16: A woman jumped off Netravati Bridge near Thokkottu today in an apparent suicide bid, but was rescued by the locals.
According to sources, today morning a middle aged jumped into the river even as vehicles moved on the bridge.
The local fishermen who saw the woman jumping into the river rushed with their boats and managed to rescue her. She was later shifted to a hospital for treatment.
The exact reason for the woman’s suicide bid is yet to be ascertained. A case has been registered at Kankanady police station.
Including Coffee King V G Siddhartha, around a dozen people have committed suicide at the same spot in last three months for various reasons.
Mangaluru: Another woman jumps off Netravati Bridge; rescued by fishermen