New Delhi, July 9: In yet another shocking incident, a 23-year-old civil services aspirant allegedly attempted suicide by jumping in front of a metro train at Karol Bagh Metro Station on Monday. The man, a resident of Mumbai, was preparing for Civil Services and was living with his friend in East Delhi’s Nirman Vihar.Also Read - Scolded by Mother For Spending Rs 40,000 in 'Free Fire' Game, Class 6 Student Kills Self in MP's Chhatarpur
“There was a case of attempted suicide at Karol Bagh Metro Station as the train approached a platform, heading towards Noida at 9:30 am,” a senior DMRC official said adding the “service were briefly affected.” Also Read - Man Dies By Suicide in Greater Noida's Gaur City 1 Society, Police At Spot
Speaking to PTI, a senior police official informed that the incident took place at 9:30 am on the Blue Line when the man allegedly jumped in front of a Noida-bound metro as the train was approaching the platform. Also Read - Marathi Art Director Raju Sapte Found Dead at His House After Recording Video And Naming a Man For Harassment
The man was immediately rushed to Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital. He has sustained a head injury and being kept under observation.
A similar incident was reported couple of days ago, when a 57-year-old man had attempted suicide by jumping in front of a moving train at the JLN Stadium metro station.