Nomadic family, their livestock rescued in Kulgam: Police
Srinagar: Police in Kulgam carried out a rescue operation and rescued a nomadic family along with their livestock who were stuck in between the nallah Yath Yathur, said a police spokesperson.
“Today at about 0600hrs, Kulgam Police received information that some nomads along with their livestock were stuck in between the nallah Yath Yathur due to abrupt increase in water level follow continuous rainfall during the intervening night of 11/12 September 2021,” the spokesperson said.
“Acting swiftly, Police party from Police Post Mirbazar along with SDRF team under the supervision of SDPO Qazigund launched a rescue operation in the said area. During the rescue operation, a nomadic family consisting of 05 members along with their livestock including 200 sheep and their essential commodities were shifted to the safer place,” he said.
“Locals have lauded the efforts and swift action of Police for rescue and saving precious lives,” he added.