In a heroic rescue, a police constable Prithiviraj Jadeja was seen rescuing two girls on his shoulders walking through the floods for at least 1.5 km distance in Morbi, Gujarat.
Heavy rains lashed Gujarat causing huge destruction of life and property. Amidst the chaos, some warm gestures bring rays of hope like this video.
In the video Prithivi Raj Chauhan is seen rescuing the girls by risking his own life in the gushing flood waters. The two girls are seen sitting carefully one each shoulder holding Prithiviraj’s head until they reach safety.
The video is winning hearts on the internet.
हमारे कंधे , आपकी सुरक्षा
— Dr. Shamsher Singh IPS (@Shamsher_IPS) August 10, 2019
School administration then sought the help of police. Constable Prithiviraj Jadeja was one among the team that was dispatched to rescue the school children. The police thus got the kids out of the premises on by one.
Additional DGP of Gujarat police Shamsher Singh praised Prithiviraj Jadeja for the heroic efforts to rescue the kids. Dr Shamsher Singh IPS shared a picture and a video of the incident on twitter and wrote “Hamare Kandhe Aapki Suraksha” (Our shoulders, your security).
Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani also lauded the police constable for his brave act.