Mangaluru, June 16, 2017 : A man who tried to commit suicide by jumping into the Netravathi river from the bridge at Ullal on June 15, Thursday was rescued due to timely intervention of the locals.
It is said the man who was reportedly mentally unstable was prevented by the locals just when he was about to jump.
Locals had to tie him down as he was unrelenting. Finally, he was taken in an ambulance with great difficulty.
The incident even affected traffic on the route for some time.