Harrowing video shows a railroad worker in India place slightly of one who had fallen onto the tracks from the direction of an oncoming practice.
India’s Ministry of Railways shared video of the rescue Monday on social media.
“Pointsman Mr. Mayur Shelkhe saved the existence of a kid well suited in the cut of the time. He risked his existence to place the existence of the shrimp one,” the agency said. “We salute his exemplary braveness and utmost devotion to the accountability.”
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At Vangani plight of Central Railway, Pointsman Mr. Mayur Shelkhe saved the existence of a kid well suited in the cut of the time. He risked his existence to place the existence of the shrimp one.
We salute his exemplary braveness & utmost devotion to the accountability. pic.twitter.com/V6QrxFIIY0
— Ministry of Railways (@RailMinIndia) April 19, 2021
Video shows an adult and shrimp one strolling alongside the platform. The shrimp one falls from it as a practice approaches. The shrimp one tries to get back onto the platform but is unable. Shelkhe is then seen racing alongside the tracks over to the shrimp one. He then lifts her onto the platform, before sliding onto it moments before the practice arrives.
Shelke became as soon as honored later in the day for his fearless actions.