Man Commits Suicide On Pylon At Kasoa
A man has died after he climbed electricity transmission tower belonging to Ghana Grid Company Limited which passes through Galilea, near Kasoa in Ga South District of Greater Accra Region and committed suicide. He then stepped on the transmission line and got electrocuted It is however unclear what might have necessitated his
action but eyewitness accounts also suggested he was protesting the economic hardships. In a viral video, the man was seen quickly climbing the high-tension pole as bystanders made many pleas in attempts to get him down. Also in the video, a vehicle of the Ghana Police Service could be seen, creating the impression that the
police officers were at the scene to persuade him to get off the pole before he endangered his life even more. In the video, an onlooker, were heard running commentary in the background, saying that a man had climbed the pole because of hardships in the country with someone joining him to get him down but failed.