IMPHAL: Troops of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) turned saviour for the victim of a snake bite case in the remote village of L Alpha , Sajik Area of Chandel district on 01 July 2020.
According to IGAR(S) press release, the victim is a 40 year old lady, Mrs Numnu who was bitten by a snake while working in the fields in village L Alpha. The lady reached the hospital with a swollen finger where Medical Officer of Assam Rifles provided necessary first aid alongwith intravenous fluids & life saving drugs.
On stabilisation of her condition, she was referred to Sajik Tampak PHC for further treatment. Timely treatment by Assam Rifles saved the precious life .