Bargarh: In an exemplary act, Mukesh Kumar Bhamo, SP of Odisha’s Bargarh district, yesterday facilitated treatment of two road accident victims by sending the duo to hospital in his car.
The police official later reached his office by seeking lift in another vehicle. This act of prioritising humanity over duty has been praised by many in the district.
Ganesh Bhati and Hemant Bhue of Attabira area were yesterday injured after an unidentified vehicle hit the motorcycle on which they were travelling on National Highway near Patharla here.
While the two started bleeding profusely after the accident, locals who had gathered at the spot couldn’t arrange any conveyance immediately to shift the victims to hospital.
In the meantime, SP Bhamo was returning from Ainlapali firing range to his office in a car. On spotting the gathering, he alighted from the vehicle and sent the injured ones to hospital in the car.