Jajpur: Four policemen of Bari Police Station in Jajpur district have earned the praise of locals for their spirit of service in carrying the body of a youth on a trolley rickshaw wading through knee-deep floodwater for about two km.
According to reports, two days back a youth identified as Ranjan Kumar Kar of Sankarakula village under Bari block had gone missing.
The body of Ranjan who was reportedly swept away by the flood in river Brahmani was found in the low-lying (pata) area of Isanapur on Friday.
On being informed Bari police reached the spot. Since no ambulance or any other vehicle could reach the spot as the whole area was flooded, four policemen of Bari police station seized the body loaded it on a trolley-rickshaw and carried it up to the main road of Sankarakula village wading through knee-deep floodwater.