Madurai

Policewoman appreciated for her presence of mind

more-in

VIRUDHUNAGAR

A policewoman from Kariapatti police station helped in rescuing a woman from Thenur village, who had allegedly consumed poison, here on Friday.

The victim from Thenur had consumed poison and was travelling on a Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation bus. After an alert, the bus was directed to Kariapatti police station.

Thavamani, the only policewoman at the station at that time, administered first aid to the victim and rushed her to the Kariapatti Government Hospital. The woman is currently under treatment at the hospital.

Virudhunagar District Superintendent of Police P. Perumal appreciated Ms. Thavamani on her acting with her presence of mind and rescuing the woman.

(Assistance for overcoming suicidal thoughts is available on the State’s health helpline 104 and Sneha’s suicide prevention helpline 044-24640050.)

Why you should pay for quality journalism - Click to know more

Related Topics Madurai
Recommended for you
This article is closed for comments.
Please Email the Editor

Printable version | Dec 15, 2019 12:26:25 AM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Madurai/policewoman-appreciated-for-her-presence-of-mind/article29999861.ece

Next Story