NDRF team joins search operation
Jiribam, Oct 8: A team from National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), Guwahati joint personnel of Jiribam police to widen the search operation of a person identified as L Jerry from Kalinagar, Jiribam whose body remained traceless after he sank in Jiri river yesterday.
A 12-member team of 1st Battalion NDRF Guwahati led by inspector Balkishan reached Jiribam at 8.15 am today and started the search operation along with Jiribam police personnel from 8.35 am.
DC Jiribam Mayanglangbam Rajkumar also visited the incident site to take the stock of the situation.
Regarding the operation, inspector Balkishan said that the search operation was started since morning but they could not locate the body till 6.30 pm adding that the operation will resume tomorrow from 7 am.
He continued that the personnel are doing their job without any challenges and their searching area will be spaced out to nearby area tomorrow.
He also thanked DC and SP for extending full support in the operation.
It may be mentioned that Louriyam Jerry Singh (20) s/o (L) L Jiten Singh Kalinagar part 1, Jiribam immersed in Jiri river yesterday and was remained traceless till today.