A RPF personnel, Constable Pawan Kumar, saved a man from falling under a moving train and getting crushed, at Mumbai’s Borivalli station.
The video of the constable’s heroic actions was shared by the Ministry of Railways on Twitter. The incident befell when the man misplaced his stability and fell whereas boarding the Dadar-Bhuj Particular train on the Borivali station.
Nonetheless, Kumar confirmed ‘readiness’ and was fast to tug him again and save his life.
पश्चिम रेलवे के बोरीवली स्टेशन पर दादर – भुज स्पेशल में चढ़ने का प्रयास करते समय एक यात्री संतुलन बिगड़ने से गिर गया।
ड्यूटी पर तैनात कॉन्स्टेबल पवन ने तत्परता दिखाते हुए उसकी जान बचाई।
चलती ट्रेन में चढ़ने व उतरने का प्रयास न करें,यह जानलेवा हो सकता है। pic.twitter.com/8cnrjSx6Ej
— Ministry of Railways (@RailMinIndia) May 30, 2021
The Railways Ministry additionally warned that passengers mustn’t try to board or alight a moving train as it may be deadly.
A number of netizens lauded the immediate motion taken by the on-duty constable, whereas some additionally condemned the passenger’s recklessness.
An analogous incident had taken place in March, when a passenger had slipped into the hole between the platform and the train at Goa’s Vasco station. Fortunately, a RPF personnel was close-by and dragged the passenger out of hurt’s means within the nick of time.