In an act of bravery and courage, a Railway protection Force (RPF) jawan has saved the life of a passenger from being run over by a train. The incident took place in Thane railway station in Mumbai. The video this act has been shared on social media by news agency ANI.
The RPF jawan named Anil Kumar jumped to railway track to rescue the man.
In the CCTV footage it can be seen that a man wearing white shirt jumps onto the railway track to cross over to a parallel platform. As he is to reach the platform by crossing the railway tracks a train comes in the same track to the station. Seeing this Anil Kumar jumped onto the track and hauls the man up the platform and then he manages to step aside from being run over by the train.
#WATCH: RPF Constable Anil Kr, deployed at Thane Railway Station, risked his life to save a man who was crossing the railway track while a train was coming towards him. Kumar jumped onto the track, hauled the man up the platform&then managed to jump out of the train's way.(03.12) pic.twitter.com/Y7sNucBzse
— ANI (@ANI) December 5, 2019