Police sub-inspector Govind Chavda rescued a one-and- half of-year-weak lady from Devipura locality strategy Vishwamit…Read Extra
VADODARA: As torrential rain lashed Vadodara in centralGujarat, a policeman saved the life of a bit one lady by carrying her on his head thru neck-deep water within the wee hours of Thursday.
Police sub-inspectorGovind Chavdarescued a one-and- half of-year-weak lady from Devipura locality strategy Vishwamitri railway quandary.
On studying about flooding of the locality, a police personnel rushed to the spotand requested folks to transfer to safer locations, he told PTI.
“I and diversified contributors of the personnel had to traipse thru flooded roads to achieve Devipura. We tied a rope to a pole in recount that folks could additionally transfer by conserving on to it because the water changed into neck-deep,” he mentioned.
“We learnt that a bit one lady and her mom had been trapped in a flooded house. I requested the lady to give us a plastic bath which ability of it changed into tough to place the lady on my arms safely,” Chavda mentioned.
“We place some dresses and a bed-sheet within the bath and place the kid in it. I placed the bath on my head and walked thru five toes-deep water for 1.5 km to get her to a safer place. The mom changed into additionally rescued,” he mentioned.
Town bought an unprecedented 499 mm of rain in 24 hours till 8 am on Thursday morning.