KOHIMA, Dec 21: After lying half-dead for nearly five days along with corpses of his relatives, an accident victim was the rescued by Dimapur Police.
Thirty-year-old T Kamzalian, an Assistant Manager of NABARD, posted at Itanagar in Arunachal Pradesh, survived miraculously after a 300-foot fall along with the vehicle in which he was travelling with his kin.
Kamzalian was going from Itanagar to Churachandpur, Manipur, along with his mother, Ningzanan,53, brother Langkidlian,23 and sister Jauniang,20. They reached Nagaland on December 15 and went missing after crossing Chumukedima.
Their relatives informed the police on December 17 about the incident confirming that Kamzalian’s mobile phone was active up to medziphema between Dimapur and Kohima. Taking the clue, police swung into action and carried search operations along the national highway 39. Finally they spotted the vehicle near Piphema yesterday. Police immediately recovered all the four people. Kamzalian was the only one found alive among them.
He was taken to private nursing home in Dimapur by the police, where he responded to the treatment. Kamzalian is said to be out of danger now. However, he was in a state of trauma, doctors said today.
Kamzalian remained alive for five days without food and warm clothes in the extreme winter conditions of Nagaland, police said.
Police are investigating the accident. (UNI)