- The inspector, reportedly is actively involved in rescue and relief activities ever since the onset of monsoon and has been feeding the shelterless every day with her team.
VIRAL VIDEO- A woman police inspector has set an example by leading rescue work from the front during heavy rain in Chennai. In the viral video a woman police inspector is seen rescuing a man lying unconscious at a cemetery in the TP Chatram area of Chennai.
The Viral video, shows police inspector, Rajeshwari, carrying the man on her shoulders and rushing him to a nearby hospital in an auto. The video has received praises from all quarters for the selfless act of police inspector.
According to reports, the man was lying in cemetery in the Kilpauk area drenched to the skin by the overnight rains. He has been identified as Udhaya who works in the cemetry and had taken ill and had lost his consciousness.
At least 14 people have died in Tamil Nadu due to the incessant rains. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a red alert, indicating heavy to extremely heavy rainfall, in parts of Tamil Nadu, including northern Chennai, Tiruvallur, Chengelpet, Kancheepuram, Ranipet, Villupuram and Cuddalore districts, on Thursday.
Speaking to the ANI later, the woman officer said, “I gave first aid after which I carried him. An auto came there, we sent him to hospital. I visited the hospital, his mother was there. I assured them not to worry and that the police department will support them. The doctor said that treatment is on and there’s nothing to worry.”
#WATCH | Chennai, Tamil Nadu: TP Chatram Police Station's Inspector Rajeshwari carries an unconscious man, on her shoulders, to an autorickshaw in a bid to rush him to a nearby hospital.
Chennai is facing waterlogging due to incessant rainfall here.
(Video Source: Police staff) pic.twitter.com/zrMInTqH9f
— ANI (@ANI) November 11, 2021