22 October 2019
Cuttack: A man attempted suicide by jumping from the Trisulia bridge connecting Cuttack and Bhubaneswar here on Tuesday.
The incident took place in the evening hours when the man offloaded his wallet and mobile and jumped into the river. The person was riding a motorcycle and was accompanied by his younger brother.
Teams of ODRAF, Fire Services and Baranga police rushed to the spot and initiated rescue operations. Till last reports came, the man was yet to be traced.
The man has been identified as Debabrata Majhi, and belongs to Gadakana area of the city. This is the second such incident this month.
On October 9, a man named Debabrata Mohapatra had jumped into Kathajodi river after having an altercation with his wife. His body was found on October 16 from the Devi River near Rahamba under Gobindpur police limits in the district.