On March 23, a police officer’s quick response saved a teenager’s life in Maharashtra’s Thane district when the kid jumped onto the railway track seconds before a train arrived.
The news: The boy is seen standing on the edge of the railway platform as the policeman walks by him in a video posted by ANI on Wednesday.
#WATCH | Maharashtra: A police personnel saved a teenage boy’s life by pushing him away from the railway track just seconds before an express train crossed the spot at Vitthalwadi railway station in Thane district. (23.03)
Video Source: Western Railway pic.twitter.com/uVQmU798Zg
— ANI (@ANI) March 23, 2022
Despite the policeman’s warnings, the boy notices the approaching train and leaps onto the track. The police officer sprints after the youngster, catches him, and moves to the opposite side. The train passes past in a matter of seconds.
- The description of the ANI tweet says, “Maharashtra: A police officer saved a young boy’s life by pulling him away from the railway track just seconds before an express train crossed the location at Vitthalwadi railway station in Thane district.”
- The police officer’s brave rescue has received a lot of praise online.