The distressing incident unfolded within the premises of the Public Works Department in the Belagavi Fort area. Nagappa Bangi, a contractor, made a desperate attempt on his own life, right before the eyes of Executive Engineer S.S. Sobara.
It has come to light that Nagappa Bangi, the contractor resorted to consuming poison as a result of his road maintenance bill, submitted to the Public Works Department Executive Engineer Sobaras, being rejected.
Promptly, concerned locals rushed Nagappa Bangi to the hospital, where he received immediate medical attention.
Nagappa Bangi is currently in stable condition, receiving ongoing treatment.