VIDEO CRPF constables jump in to save girl from being washed away

first_imgBy Express Web Desk |New Delhi | Updated: July 15, 2019 8:44:40 pm The girl slipped into the fast-moving stream at Tangmarg and was washed away by the strong currents, PTI quoted officials as saying. The 14-year-old’s frantic screams alerted a nearby group of six Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel.#WATCH CRPF personnel saved a girl from drowning in Baramulla, Jammu and Kashmir, earlier today. pic.twitter.com/bORwRla6vV— ANI (@ANI) July 15, 2019While two constables waded through the stream to catch hold of the girl, others ran downstream in case the first two jawans failed to catch her.The girl was rescued from the water by constables MG Naidu and N Upendra, the officials said. The two constables belong to the 176th battalion of the CRPF.Officials in Delhi said CRPF Director General R R Bhatnagar had declared that the two men would be awarded the DG commendation disc for their “selfless devotion to duty and an exemplary act of saving the life of the girl.” Advertising J&K: Five CRPF men killed, two injured in Anantnag militant attack The girl slipped into the fast-moving stream at Tangmarg and was washed away by the strong currents. (Screengrab)In a dramatic rescue operation caught on camera in Jammu and Kashmir’s Tangmarg town, Baramulla, two CRPF constables jumped into a stream to save a 14-year-old girl from drowning. Jaish militant whose van was used in Pulwama CRPF convoy attack killed in Valley gunbattle Amarnath Yatra: Secure highway links, says CRPF Related News 6 Comment(s)last_img

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