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Swimmers at Ullal beach trapped in sea current rescued

Mangalore Today News Network

Ullal, May 06, 2019: Three people from Bengaluru who on the verge of drowning in the sea near Mogaceerapatna beach here were rescued by the members of Shivaji Lifeguard Swimmers Association pn Saturday May 4th.


Of the family of 12 people who had come to visit Ullal Dargha here, a woman got ensnared in the waves. A lady and a man went to her aid and ironically got themselves trapped by the waves as well.

On the occasion, members of Shivaji Lifeguard Swimmers Association who were on the beach after finishing their fishing work observed the situation, ventured into the water and rescued them. The team included Sampath Amin, Rohidas bangera, Namith Amin, Mohan Kotiyan and Takuru alias Vasu Bangera.

No case has been registered in this connection. The rescued woman was not keeping well, therefore she was provided with first aid and left.