IMPHAL, August 7: Troops of the 30 AR of 9 Sector under HQ IGAR(S) saved the life of a civilian namely Ayup Husain, 44, resident of village – Khurai Heikhrumakhong, Imphal east, informed a statement issued by the PRO IGAR (S).
The individual was bitten by a venomous snake on August 7 and was evacuated to MI Room, 30 Assam Rifles, Mantripukhri and given first aid. The individual is in stable condition and kept under observation
The speedy action of medication and resuscitation by the medical team of 30 Assam Rifles played a major role in saving the life of the victim. The individual was given medication and his family members were much obliged to the unit to have retrieved a situation which could have proved fatal, further maintained the release.