Date: 15 May 2015


Indian Army Rashtriya Rifles battalion under the aegis of Delta force evacuated two fatal and one non fatal civilian casualties from a gorge near Banihal. The individuals were travelling in a vehicle which fell into the gorge while over taking another vehicle. On receiving the information about the accident Army team ex Rashtriya Rifles at Karalchihal swiftly came into action and evacuated the casualties to Ramban district hospital. The lone survivour was immediately shifted to Sher-I-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinagar and who is presently under medical care.The timely action by the Army saved a precious life.