New Delhi, July 9 (PTI) A 23-year-old civil service aspirant allegedly attempted suicide by jumping in front of a metro train at Karol Bagh station this morning, the police said.Also Read - Dengue Cases in Delhi Crosses 1,000 Mark This Year, 280 Reported Last Week

The incident took place at 9:30 am on the Blue Line. The man jumped in front of a Noida-bound train as it was approaching the platform, a senior DMRC official said. Also Read - Delhi Govt Launches New E-Portal For Self-Assessment of Dust Control Norms | Details Here

He sustained injuries on the head and has been admitted to the Ram Manohar Lohia hospital, where he is under observation. Also Read - Sanitation Worker Injured After Boundary Wall Collapses in Delhi's Rajender Marg

The civil service aspirant is a Mumbai native and was living with his friend in East Delhi’s Nirman Vihar, a police official said.

Metro services on the Blue blue were affected briefly, but normal operations resumed soon after, the DMRC official said.

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