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Pedestrians Shocked By Discovery On Balakong Bridge: #MentalHealth

The man was said to be suffering from Covid-19 and could not take it anymore

Nabil Luqman

by Nabil Luqman|

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The man was said to be suffering from Covid-19 and could not take it anymore

Warning the imagine seen may be graphic for some users.

It’s sad to see that Covid-19 is really taking a toll on everyone now.

A man was found hanging from a pedestrian bridge in Balakong, Selangor this morning.


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A fire and rescue team as rushed to the scene after getting a call of the incident at 9.50am when the body was spotted by a passerby this morning.

A department spokesperson said that the body was immediately taken down from the scene and the man was identified as a 56-year-old man.

According to a report by Kosmo, the victim was suspected of being infected with Covid-19 and says that he could not stand the pain he suffered as he had coughs, fever and shortness of breath.

If you or anyone you know is lonely, distressed, or having negative thoughts, please call these Malaysian hotlines:

  1. BEFRIENDERS KL

24-hour

Contact: +603-76272929

Email: [email protected]

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  1. TALIAN KASIH

24-hour

Contact: 15999

WhatsApp: +6019-2615999

Email: [email protected]

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For a more thorough directory of resources, head over to the Malaysian Mental Health Association's website.

 

Credit to Free Malaysia Today and Social Media for the resources.

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