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Coast Guard Helicopter Rescues Man From Drowning Off Goa

A warning on tough climate has been issued alongside the Goa coast resulting from cyclone Vayu.

New Delhi: 

Swept out to the ocean by robust waves, an armyman was seen hanging onto a hoist winched down by the Indian Coast Guard helicopter to airlift him off Goa coast at the moment.

A video footage launched by information company ANI confirmed the person making an attempt exhausting to remain afloat even because the tough sea and powerful currents made rescue efforts extraordinarily tough.

The Pune-based military personnel (identify not disclosed), who was holidaying in Goa, slipped from the rocks and fell into the uneven waters close to Cabo da Rama Fort in South Goa district, in response to information company PTI.

A warning on tough climate has been issued alongside the state coast resulting from cyclone Vayu.

A lifeguard of Drishti Lifesaving Companies, which guards the state’s seashores, tried to achieve him however the excessive waves made it unimaginable, a spokesperson informed PTI.

A Coast Guard helicopter was rushed to the spot, 2 nautical miles North of Cabo de Rama seaside, and the rescue staff managed to airlift the person from the ocean, after which he was taken to the Coast Guard Air enclave.

A medical staff transported the person to the INHS Jeevanti hospital, the place his situation is claimed to be steady, reported information company ANI.

Seashore lifeguards, in the meantime, have rescued three individuals in Goa since Wednesday following the dangerous climate, in response to PTI. Two vacationers have been rescued off the seaside in Calangute in North Goa district, whereas one other man was rescued from Colva creek in South Goa.

(With inputs from PTI, ANI)

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