Brave-heart who lost his life while saving five people!A tourist guide, Ab Rouf Dar lost his life while rescuing five people including two tourists from West Bengal, Kolkata from river Lidder in Pahalgam while battling the ferocious current of the river.
The incident took place when the tourist couple went for rafting and their boat with three local guides capsized. Rouf showed his valour and bravery and jumped into the river to save the tourists. Rouf saved all the five people but lost his life in the process! Rouf was fished out on Friday from the river.
The Governor of J&K has announced an award posthumously and everyone in the state has hailed the valour of this brave heart.
Isn't he a real hero? What do you feel?
P.S: Lidder river in Pahalgam. She is 73 km long river and originates from Kolhoi glaciers near Sonamarg and joins Jhelum at khanabal. The water is crystal clear where adventure sports like white water rafting, trekking, as well as fishing takes place.