Bhubaneswar: In a shocking incident, a young girl attempted to commit suicide by cutting her wrist near busy Master Canteen Square in the Smart City on the occasion of Holi.
The girl, whose identity is yet to be established, cut her wrist with a blade. She is undergoing treatment at the Capital Hospital.
According to reports, police personnel of a nearby outpost noticed the girl cutting her wrist and came to her rescue. They immediately shifted her to the Capital Hospital and saved her life.
The police are waiting for her to gain sense so that her family could be contacted and the reason behind the act could be ascertained.
Sources added that the lady seemed to be under the influence of alcohol and looked visibly depressed.
(Edited By Ramakanta Biswas)