Mysuru, March 25:- A bus conductor, who was caught by the flying squad for not issuing tickets to passengers at Nanjanagudu, attempted to end life by consuming poison.
Dharmendra, the conductor of the KSRTC bus plying between Mysuru to Hediyala via Najanagudu, is the man in question. He had not issued tickets to eight passengers and was caught during an inspection at Duggahalli gate. Officials made the passengers pay up the fine. Scared of probable action against him, Dharmendra attempted suicide by consuming poison. He was given first aid at Nanjanagudu Government Hospital and later taken to a private hospital in Mysuru for treatment. (MR/KS).