Man Jumps Off Kathajodi Bridge, Dies
Bhubaneswar: A man reportedly jumped off Kathajodi bridge on Cuttack-Bhubaneswar road in an attempt to end to end her life.
The person who jumped into Kathajodi this morning has been identified as Tapan Kumar Behera, a courier boy from Kharabela Nagar area in Bhubaneswar. The victim was inadvertently mentioned as woman as per initial reports.
As per information abstracted from eyewitnesses, the distressed person parked her vehicle on the bridge and before jumping into the river within seconds.
After hour-long search operation, ODRAF team recovered body of the missing youth from Kathajodi river.
A two-wheeler was seized from the overbridge. Though the reason behind the suicide attempt is yet to be ascertained, police have started an investigation into the matter.