The traffic policemen on Tuesday saved the life of a woman who was trying to commit suicide at Vashi Bridge, Navi Mumbai. While she was clinging on to the railings of a bridge, the policemen used various means to dissuade her from taking her own life.
The incident took place on Tuesday evening at around 6 pm. The Navi Mumbai police shared the video of the incident on the micro-blogging site, following which people are applauding them.
Watch video here:
Today evening a lady attempt to end her life at Vashi Khadi bridge, however due to excellent presence of mind and prompt action by our Traffic Police staff we succeeded in saving a life. #GreatWork #GreatSave pic.twitter.com/IozpXe8IIA— Navi Mumbai Police (@Navimumpolice) January 14, 2020
According to reports, the woman has been identified as Fatima Shaikh. She was suspected to be mentally disturbed. She even created a scene before her attempt, but due to the immediate vigilant eyes of the police she was saved and traffic was cleared off from the Vashi bridge on the Sion-Panvel highway.