With another employee at News 18 Kerala channel trying to end life by hanging, all eyes of the public and the media fraternity in the State are on the channel. The person, who is undergoing treatment at Amrita Hospital in Kochi, after he failed in his attempt to kill himself by hanging, is one among the accused in the case in which a woman employee tried to commit suicide.
It is informed from the hospital authorities that the person is still in the ventilator. The man reached a hotel at Kattappana by 4 am on September 7 and tried to hang himself by 8 am. He was rescued and shifted to St. John’s Hospital at Kattappana where he was underwent CT scan which reported his brain and spinal activities normal. He was then shifted to Amrita Hospital on Thursday night and continues to be in ventilator. “We suspect a brain injury but cannot say at this point how deep,” a hospital staffer said.
In the light of the developments, the woman employee who works in the same organisation and had survived an attempt to kill herself several weeks back, speaks to The Kochi Post.