Person jumps into Brahmaputra from new Saraighat Bridge
A person yet to be identified committed suicide after jumping into the Brahmaputra river from the new Saraighat bridge.
Eyewitnesses disclosed that the person stopped his two-wheeler and then jumped into the river. The State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) is carrying out a search operation but is yet to recover the missing person.
Notably, this is the first case of suicide in the bridge inaugurated on January 29, 2017 by Union minist
er of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari. However, several such cases were reported from the first Saraighat Bridge.
State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) carrying out a search operation