Malkangiri, May 4: Timely intervention of police has foiled a suicide bid of a teacher who jumped into a river in Orkel locality of Malkangiri district today.
As per reports, the teacher, a resident of Kamwada village, attempted to commit suicide by jumping into the river from Orkel-Chitapari Bridge.
On being alerted by the locals, Orkel ASI Ajit Sarangi rushed to the spot and jumped into the river to save him.
He successfully brought him out alive and he was rushed to a nearby hospital. His condition is now stated to be stable.
However, the exact reason behind his extreme step is yet to be ascertained.