New Delhi: In a heroic save, a Mumbai Security Force (MSF) personnel saved a 64-year-old man from coming under a train when he rushed to pull the man away from the tracks just in the nick of time. Also Read - Suicide Risk in Bipolar Patients May Be Reduced By Electroconvulsive Therapy
In a video posted by the Western Railway Twitter handle on Saturday, the security personnel can be seen jumping off the platform and rushing towards the 64-year-old trying to commit suicide just as the train entered the station. Also Read - NEET 2020 Latest News: 18-year-old Medical Aspirant Kills Self Over Fear of Failure; Second Incident in 2 Days
The caption on the video read, “Prompt & daring action by MSF staff Sh Manoj & Ashok, deployed with RPF saved the life of an sr citizen who attempted suicide at Mumbai Central Station,” says the tweet posted along with the video. “His family expressed deep gratitude to them.” Also Read - World Suicide Prevention Day: 41-Year-Old Kerala Man Hangs Himself in Covid-19 Observation Centre
The man can be seen getting off the platform as the public looks on and slowly walks over to the railway track and lies on as the train approaches the station. It is then that a MSF personnel runs towards him and pulls his away.