Unemployed youth tries to commit suicide by consuming insecticide in front of KCR's convoy

27 September 2016, 10:47 AM
Youth tries committing suicide in front of KCR's convoy (Representational Image)
Youth tries committing suicide in front of KCR's convoy (Representational Image)

On Monday a jobless a youth tried to commit suicide by consuming insecticide in front of the convoy of the Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao in Karimnagar, police said.

Deputy superintendent of police J Rama Rao said that P Gopi (24) from Edapalli village in Mahadevpur mandal had come to submit an application to the District Collector seeking a job. Chief Minister visited the collectorate to review the flood situation on Monday.

As the CM's convoy arrived, Gopi ran across it and tried to drink an insecticide, said the DySP. Police rushed and stopped him in the act. He was taken to Karimnagar District Hospital where he was said to be out of danger. 

First Published: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 10:39 AM

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