AR rescues accident victims in Ukhrul

IMPHAL, 5th Oct: An unfortunate accident took place at Jessami road junction in Awang Kasom of Ukhrul district on October 4, wherein a vehicle in which Rev Happyson, the Pastor of Awang Kasom Church, was travelling along with his family members from Ukhrul to Awang Kasom, skidded off the road and fell into a 20 feet deep gorge.
Immediately a Quick Reaction Team of Assam Rifles rushed to the site from the Company Operating Base at Awang Kasom along with nursing assistant. The team responded swiftly, rescued the passengers and got them to safety.
Seven members of the rescued family were provided with emergency medical treatment at the site. However, a two-year-old infant could not be saved due to seriousness of the injuries suffered during the accident, a PRO IGAR (S) release conveyed.

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