Kochi: A young woman leaped off the Goshree bridge and into the lake beneath in Kochi on Monday. Several people were witness to the incident.
The woman, reportedly around 40, walked across the bridge alone. Spotting her preparing to jump off, a passerby on a bike stopped near her in a vainand attempt to dissuade her.
The woman, yet to be identified, got swept off towards the Marine Drive side, said the man who had tried to stop her.
A search is underway in the Marine Drive area to locate the missing woman. The police said they could not ascertain the identity of the woman.