Two youths save woman who jumped in Futala Lake with children

Nagpur: In a heroic incident, two youths reportedly jumped into Futala Lake and rescued a woman and her two children on Thursday night.

Frustrated over the frequent arguments and series of domestic violence with relatives, a 37-year-old woman along with her 7-year-old daughter and an 11-year-old son attempted to end her and her children’s lives by jumping in Futala Lake. However, two youths, Amol Chakole and Arvind Baghel sighted them and saved their lives by acting in the nick of time.

Following the incident, Zone 2 DCP Vinita Sahu along with police personnel from Gittikhadan Police reached the spot and provided warm clothes to the shivering woman and her children. DCP Sahu along with WPSI (Woman Police Sub-Inspector) Choudhary and other female staff counseled the woman and handed her to her husband along with the kids.

Youths to be rewarded on Jan 26

DCP Sahu has decided to felicitate Chakole and Baghel, who rescued the three, on the coming 71st Republic Day for their bravery at her office.