Guwahati: Alert Locopilot Stops Train to Prevent Man from Committing Suicide at Kamakhya Station
GUWAHATI: On 18th November, a man was prevented from committing suicide at Kamakhya Railway station in Guwahati by an alert train driver.
According to reports, the Loco Pilot of 05613 Kamakhya – Murkongselek Special Express train spotted a man about 40 years of age jumping in front of the moving train on the track at platform number 3 of Kamakhya Railway Station at around 8:30 PM. He applied an emergency brake to stop the train.
An on-duty Railway Police Force (RPF) personnel then pulled the man out from under the engine. The person had received minor injuries, and he was reportedly mentally disturbed.
The man was later handed over to his family after observing the necessary formalities.
In another incident, a minor boy who had fled away from his home was spotted by vigilant RPF personnel at Guwahati Railway station at about 7:00 AM on 19th November. He was detained and questioned to locate his family. On being informed, his mother and elder brother reached the RPF Post at Guwahati Railway Station and after observing all formalities, took custody of the minor boy.
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