Imphal, July 1
Phundrei Battalion of 9 Sector Assam Rifles under aegis of HQ IGAR (South) saved the life of one snake bite victim on 30 Jun 2018. The victim Mrs Keisham Tamu, aged 60 years, resident of village Yairipok Bishnunaha, Thoubal District was bitten by a snake and was immediately rushed to the unit hospital. The victim was treated by the medical team under the Regimental Medical Officer and discharged after stabilisation of vital parameters.
The timely action of Battalion medical team not only saved precious human life but also reinforced good faith among the locals.