Rescue Operation of 31 PGCIL Labourers

Publish Date : 11/10/2022

Roing, Oct 11: 31 labourers of PGCIL stranded in an island of the Dibang River at Bomjir since 10th October due to the rise in water level, were successfully rescued and brought to safety today. The rescue operation was carried out today by the 12th BN NDRF with the support of DA, Roing Police and fire service personnel and local fishermen.

The team reached the incident site at 8.15 AM, operation started at 8.30 AM and all the labourers were brought to a safe area by 4.15 PM. The District Disaster Management Office appreciated the efforts of Gumin Lego and fishermen Nitesh Sahani, Bijay Sahani and Gajendra Sahani for their help in rescuing the labourers.


Labour Rescue