Man jumps off from 37th floor in downtown Shanghai after application for US vis rejected
A Chinese police officer takes photos of the body of a man who jumped off from the 37th floor of the Westgate Plaza in Shanghai, China, 6 August 2012. A man jumped off a high-rise building to commit suicide in downtown Shanghai on Monday (6 August 2012) and died immediately. The man, whose details have not been disclosed, jumped off from the 37th floor of the Westgate Plaza, one of the most popular shopping malls in the city, and fell on to a platform on the 2nd floor, according to witnesses. According to online sources, the man had applied for a US visa but his application was rejected. Then he decided to commit suicide by jumping off the building in which the US non-immigrant visa service is located on the 8th floor.
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