IMPHAL: Aina Battalion of Churachandpur Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) carried out a successful rescue operations of nine individuals who met with an accident while travelling in a Civil Bolero on Thursday near Santing village.
The vehicle fell down in 15 ft gorge at around 05:30 am while plying from Parbung to Churachandpur, IGAR(S) informed in a press release. A rescue team lead by unit Assam Rifles Medical Officer immediately sprung into action and provided first aid to all injured persons insitu. Three of the critically injured persons provided treatment at Unit Hospital who were sent to Churachandpur for further treatment.
This quick initiative and life saving act of the injured civilians by Aina Battalion has been highly appreciated by the local villagers proving Assam Rifles as friends of the North East.