Passengers and Patients evacuated from Sagalee

Itanagar

All together 19 stranded passengers including 7 patients out of which two very serious in condition were evacuated from Sagalee today by Sky One helicopter.

The patients were rushed in three ambulances provided by Tomo Riba State Hospital Naharlagun from the Naharlagun Heliport. 

Sagalee administrative headquarter has been totally cut off from the rest of the world for last many days due to massive landslides in many points of the Itanagar – Sagalee stretch of road.

Meanwhile 20 quentals of ration was supplied through air sortie to Sagalee today to meet up the immediate ration shortage. Chief Minister Pema Khandu is personally monitoring the relief and evacuation activities.