Jammu, Feb 01: Rashtriya Rifles Battalion under Delta Force responded speedily to recover a 15 Ton Tipper which had slid off the road at Posta, Gundna in remote area of Doda district. The vehicle skidded off and was resting on its chassis, precariously balanced, posing an imminent danger of its sliding down and overrunning the houses 10-15 meters downhill, thereby causing severe loss to the property.
The Rescue Team of Delta Force reacted swiftly and rushed on the spot with Quick Reaction Team including a Recovery Vehicle at late in the night. To remove the imminent danger to villagers, the Rescue Team worked tirelessly overnight and the tipper was finally recovered at wee hours of the morning. Villagers appreciated the efforts of the Indian Army for timely and swift recovery of the ill fated vehicle. Deputy Commissioner Shri. Bhupinder Kumar, IAS applauded the efforts of Delta Force for prompt action in saving further loss of life and property.