CHURACHANDPUR: A passenger vehicle fell down in a 100 meter deep gorge due to landslide near Saihum village on 08 July 2022 at Aina, Churachandpur District, Manipur. One passenger died on the spot. Passengers were traveling from Pherzawl to Churachandpur.
Troops of Assam Rifles immediately launched rescue operation to recover the vehicle and passengers. Troops succeeded to save 12 out of 13 passengers. One passenger died on the spot. Critically injured were immediately brought to nearest Assam Rifles post at Aina and were rendered emergency medical assistance to stabilize their condition.
Churachandpur Battalion under the aegis of IGAR (S) provided emergency medical aid to road accident victims and Injured passengers were taken by to District Hospital, Churachandpur for further treatment.