NDRF TEAMS RESCUED 11 PERSON IN KANPUR
Dated 01/2/2017 Time: 2000 Hrs
Search and rescue operation by NDRF at the collapse site of a six storey under construction building at Mehetab Alam Market, ADA Colony, Jajmau area Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh in continue for last few hours.
The rescue team of NDRF consisting of trained responders and equipped withstate-of-the-art CSSR equipment and tool are relentlessly engaged to locate the victims trapped under the rubble.
NDRF responders are carrying out technical search with the help of latest gadgets to locate the victims. During the process of technical search, some sign of life was noticed by NDRF responders, immediately NDRF responders made their efforts to make access to the trapped victims with the help of special equipment like chipping hammer, rotary rescue saw, spreader cutter, victim locating camera etc. After confirmation, excavation was carried out to provide immediate help to the victims by NDRF responders.
Due to prompt and effective response by NDRF responders, NDRF teams have been rescued 11 live victims, till the last report came. Pre-Hospital treatment was also provided to victims by NDRF teams. Operation is still in progress.
NDRF control room in Delhi is closely monitoring the situation and in close touch with other agencies.
Issued By: PR Cell, HQ NDRF