Uttarakhand chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat halts convoy to rescue unconscious man

Dehradun: Uttarakhand chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Sunday came to the rescue of a man lying unconscious on the road by rushing him to a hospital in a car which was a part of his convoy.

Trivendra Singh Rawat. Image courtesy: Twitter

Trivendra Singh Rawat. Image courtesy: Twitter

He was returning from an official programme when he saw the man lying on the road in Lachchiwala area, official sources said.

Rawat immediately asked his driver to pull up the car, got down the vehicle and went over to the man lying on the other side of the road, they said.

The chief minister asked officials accompanying him to take the man to a hospital. He did not leave until the man was put in a car which was a part of his convoy and left for the hospital.

Rawat's act of kindness immediately became the talk of the town with people sharing pictures of the incident on WhatsApp and social networking sites.


Published Date: Jul 02, 2017 10:49 am | Updated Date: Jul 02, 2017 11:03 am

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