Panaji:The Marine Commandos of Indian Navy rescued a woman who had falled off the bridge and drowning in River Mandovi.
Naval Spokesman said that the incident happened on Tuesday when Marine Commandos of Indian Navy were on their routine sortie when they noticed a woman falling off the Panaji Bridge in River Mandovi.
“The boat was immediately diverted to the scene and a Commando dived into the river to rescue the woman,” the spokesman said.
The woman was recovered into the boat and given first aid as the boat was brought alongside the nearby Naval Jetty, he said.
The spokesman said that the woman was found to be in good health after medical examination by the Doctor and thereafter was handed over to the local authorities.