Special SI rewarded for timely help to victim

By NT Bureau Published on Jul 17, 2017 02:56 PM IST

Chennai: A Special Sub-Inspector of Police from Kasimedu police station recently got an invite for a special reward from the Chennai city Police Commissioner A K Viswanathan.

Manivannan, the SSI, got the reward for helping an ailing woman at Kasimedu. The 22-year-old D Ramya, suffered an injury on her head after an asbestos sheet fell on top of her due to the heavy downpour in the city in June.

Manivannan, who noticed the sobbing woman, helped her by taking her to the scan and purchased medicines for her injury. Though the amount is small, the attitude took him to a great level, said a senior police officer, who had referred his name to the top brass of the city police for the special reward.