A youth has been rescued by a boatman in Barpeta’s Bohori afloat the Brahmaputra.
The youth has been identified as Lakshman Swargiary, a resident of Dhulabari in Rangiya,
According to reports, Swargiary attempted to end his life at night by jumping off from the Saraighat Bridge. However, he had rescued in the morning from the river in Bohori.
The youth was afloat amid banana plant and water-hyacinth, seeing a boat, Swargiary voiced for help.
Swargiary was rescued by the boatman Kalachand Ali.
Meanwhile, Jalukbari police has recovered his belongings such as his bike and important documents on the Saraighat Bridge.