Man jumps in front of Delhi metro, but driver brakes on time

A 40-year-old man jumped before a train at a Metro station in central Delhi but escaped without any serious wounds.


Asif, a resident of Sadar Bazar in the capital, jumped before the train at Ramakrishna Ashram Marg Metro Station, on the Noida - Dwarka 'blue line' officials said.

However, the alert train driver applied brakes in time which saved his life.

The incident took place during the evening hours and this led to delay in services on the line for some time.


Updated Date: Dec 17, 2012 09:43 AM

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