Mangaluru, Jan 17 2019: A young girl aged around 22, who accidentally fell off the bridge into the River Nethravathi here while speaking on her mobile phone, was rescued by the local people on Wednesday, January 16.
Motorists who noticed her falling into the river, created an alert. The girl was seen crying and it was mistaken that she might have jumped into the river.
However when local people launched a search, she was seen clinging to a wooden plank.
She confessed that she was talking to her mother on her cell and police released her.