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Woman jumps in Nagpur’s Futala Lake with children, 2 men risk lives to save them


Report by: Tejaswini Thote

Edited by: Radhika Dhawad

Jan 23, 2020 23:33
Troubled with frequent feuds with relatives, a 37-year-old woman along with her two children tried to end her and her children’s life in Futala Lake.
DCP Vinita Sahu with the woman
Troubled with frequent feuds with relatives, a 37-year-old woman along with her two children tried to end her and her children’s life in Futala Lake.
DCP Vinita Sahu with the woman

Troubled with frequent feuds with relatives, a 37-year-old woman along with her two children (a 7-year-old girl and an 11-year-old boy respectively) attempted to end her and her children’s life by trying to commit suicide in Futala Lake on Thursday night. Fortunately, two boys – Amol Chakole and Arvind Baghel – played Good Samaritan by jumping in the lake to save the three lives.

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After receiving the information about the incident, Zone II DCP Vinita Sahu along with police personnel from Gittikhadan Police reached the spot and provided warm clothes to the shivering woman and her children. They were then taken to Gittikhadan Police Station wherein they were provided with new clothes and offered refreshment and snacks. DCP Sahu along with WPSI (Woman Police Sub-Inspector) Choudhary and other female staff counseled the woman and handed her to her husband along with the kids.

DCP Sahu will felicitate Chakole and Baghel, who rescued the three, on the upcoming 71st Republic Day on January 26th for their bravery at her office.

BELOW: Watch how DCP Vinita Sahu offers support to the woman: