Chandigarh- Appreciating their dare-devil act, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Monday introduced a money reward of Rs 315, 000 for 15 villagers who saved the lifetime of girl from the swollen Ghaggar rivulet.
A automobile with a lady occupant, parked on the banks of the rain-fed Ghaggar on the outskirts of Panchkula city on Sunday, was washed away by the gushing water as she carried out some non secular rituals.
A hair-raising video gone viral with the huge rescue operation carried out by 15 villagers, comprising a lady, at Kharak Mangoli.
On seeing the automobile being washed away within the river, the bravehearts fearlessly entered the overflowing river to avoid wasting her. One of them threw a rope to the lady and pulled her out of the river with the assistance of others.