Lovers ride bike on railway track to commit suicide
Neyyattinkkara: In a bid to commit suicide, young lovers took a bike ride on the railway track on Sunday midnight. They had a narrow escape as the gatekeeper found them and stopped the train. But the lovers managed to escape from the Railway Protection Force.
The incident took place when Guruvayur-Chennai Egmore express was crossing the track. The man and woman arrived on the track minutes before the gate closed. Finding them, gatekeeper informed the matter to the railway station. Following this, the loco pilot was asked to stop the train.
The Railway Protection Force officials searched the railway track on the stretch for a kilometre. But the lovers managed to flee.
The train was delayed for half an hour following the incident. Police and Intelligence officials arrived at the spot and carried out an investigation. But they failed to trace the lovers. Meanwhile, police identified the bike to be registered in Kerala. Railway Police have started probe on this.