Indian Navy rescues mother-daughter duo from Wular lake in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. Photo/ANI
Indian Navy rescues mother-daughter duo from Wular lake in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. Photo/ANI

Indian Navy Marine Commando rescues mother-daughter from Kashmir's Wular lake

ANI | Updated: Jun 20, 2019 05:16 IST

Bandipora (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Jun 20 (ANI): The Indian Navy's MARCOS officials on Wednesday rescued mother-daughter duo after their boat loaded with domestic items capsized in the Wular lake in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district.
According to officials, the boat was en route to Sopore. The rescued were identified as Rafiqa Begum and her daughter Laali.
As soon as the incident was reported, the two MARCOS divers swung into action and rescued the mother and daughter safely.
Locals have applauded marine commandos for taking immediate action.
Begum also thanked and praised commandos for their brave attempt.
MARCOS is the special forces unit of the Indian Navy, which was created to conduct special rescue operations in a maritime environment. (ANI)

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