Kolkata, September 9: Metro services were partially hit for a brief period on Monday morning after a woman jumped on the tracks in front of an approaching train at Central metro station, police said. The woman, however, was rescued and admitted to Calcutta Medical College and Hospital, a senior police officer said.
"The incident happened at around 8.15 am when a Kavi Subhas-bound train entered the station. Services on both directions between Dum Dum and Maidan stations were suspended till 8.36 am. However, it resumed after the woman was rescued," a Metro official said. Delhi: Man Commits Suicide by Jumping in Front of Metro Train on Red Line.
An officer of Bowbazar police station said they are probing the incident and `trying to talk to the woman. "We have also sought CCTV footages from the Metro railway authorities," he said.