This incident occurred in Kolkata’s World-famous Howrah Bridge , A middle- aged , mentally unstable women climbed on pillar of bridge and claiming that her Nobel prize was “stolen” in her childhood
On Sunday around 6 pm, a woman climbed the fourth pillar of the bridge, screaming that she had lost the Nobel Prize which had been awarded to her when she was a child.
According to media reports , She also claimed that it was now in the hands of a current Nobel Prize winner and that her repeated letters to the government requesting the return of the prize but no result at all and threatened to jump into the Ganga , if her ‘award’ is not returned.
The police and fire brigade officials were head-over-heels in trying to convince the woman to climb down since there was a chance of an accident but woman refused to climb down until the police promised to find and return her Nobel Prize to her.
According to reports, the woman is a resident of the neighbouring North 24 Parganas district and the police have started investigating the matter.