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T Narasipura police thwart suicide bid of 70-year-old man

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Mysuru: In a good samaritan act, T Narasipura police saved a man who was planning to commit suicide by jumping into Cauvery river recently.

A 70-year-old man was trying to jump into Cauvery river in the town, on July 30 at 8.47 pm. A public informed the police on 112 Emergency Response Support System (ERSS) number of the police.

The police got into action within five minutes after receiving the call, rushed to the spot and stopped the man from taking any extreme step. The man was planning to commit suicide due to personal reasons. He was later sent along with his relatives.

SP Seema Latker appreciated the police for their swift action and appealed to the public to make use of toll free number 112 during emergency. 

– Team Mysoorunews 

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