AR rescues accident victims


A team of Assam Rifles responded with timely assistance to victims of an unfortunate accident which took place at Jessami road junction in Awang Kasom of Ukhrul district, conveyed a press release issued by IGAR (S).
A vehicle, carrying a Rev named Happyson and the Pastor of Awang Kasom Church along with family members, from Ukhrul to Awang Kasom skidded off the road and fell into a 20 feet deep gorge.
A Quick Reaction Team of Assam Rifles from the Company Operating Base at Awang Kasom along with Nursing assistant rushed to the location.
The team responded swiftly and rescued the passengers and got them to safety.
Seven family members who were rescued were provided with emergency medical treatment at the site. However, a two year old infant unfortunately lost his life due to injuries suffered during the accident.