18-year-old, who spent hours on tree, rescued
Jajpur: Rasulpur fire station personnel rescued an 18-year-old boy, who had climbed a palm tree near Keshapur village in Rasulpur block of Jajpur district, to save himself from the swirling waters of Brahmani river. Chief Fire Officer Sukanta Sethi said Chandan Behera of Khandas village was rescued from the palm tree despite poor visibility.
In a daring night operation, despite poor visibility and strong currents,Rasulpur Fire Station team rescued a boy who had been swept away by floods and had taken shelter on a palm tree.Kudos to the brave firemen! We serve to save. #Odishaflood2020@CMO_Odisha@homeodisha pic.twitter.com/KVsfoPKTV5
— OdishaFireServicesHGsCD (@OdishaFS_HGs_CD) August 29, 2020