25August2019

Andaman Chronicle

The Daily Diary of the Islands

Drowning Man Rescued By Swaraj Dweep Police

Port Blair, July 19:  On 17/07/2019, at around 1315 hrs, a call was received at PS Swaraj Dweep from staff of Dolphin Resort that a man is drowning in the sea near Dolphin Resort. Upon this, SHO Swaraj Dweep and duty officer along with Police Party rushed to the spot and found that a man was drowning around 500 meters from the shore. The Police party comprising PC T Abdul Ameen, Ashish Kumar Singh, Jagdish Babu, Chandan Sen and PMF Staff PC N Abdul Salam jumped into the sea and rescued the drowning person. 

All of these officers of PS Swaraj Dweep have shown exemplary bravery in saving the life of a tourist namely Sanjay Raj, S/o Muniya Raj (31) Yrs, R/o Bangalore. This operation took place under the overall supervision of SDPO Swaraj Dweep Shri. Prashant Choudary.