Boat capsize, TSR rescue 20 passengers.

Unit: 
Dhalai District
Description: 
on 7th May 2016 evening a boat carrying 20 passengers (8 -male and 12-female) wes returning from mandlrghat to Gandacherra. In the mid stream boat capsized om a cyclonic storms. All the passengers swam to safety to a nearby hidden rock stands like an inland. Received this information Asstt. Comdt. Bankim Debbarma along with 07 Jawans of 12th Bn TSR rushed to the spot from their camp. The camp is located at the distance of 20 KM from Mandirghat. TSR rescued all trapped passengers unhurt by conducting vigorous operation upto mid night . Local people spoke highly of this heroic deed of TSR Jawans.