Many parts of Andhra Pradesh are devastated in the recent floods. A total of 1,316 villages have been inundated or affected by flooding.
Meanwhile, NDRF & SDRF along with local police are working tirelessly for the rescue of the flood victims.
Unfortunately one SDRF jawan sacrificed his life during a rescue operation.
Kella Srinivasa Rao, a constable of 5th Battalion of State Disaster Response Force lost his life on saturday.
#APPolice constable sacrifices his life in the service of people:— Andhra Pradesh Police (@APPOLICE100) November 20, 2021
Kella Srinivasa Rao, PC 5th Bn #SDRF of #Vizianagaram drowned&succumbed today at 8.30 am at Damaramadugu(V), Buchhireddy Palem(M), #Nellore District in a rescue operation to save the villagers stranded in floods. pic.twitter.com/n17wlBsENE
He drowned while trying to save villagers stranded in the floods in Damaramadugu village of Buchireddypalem mandal on Saturday morning, the Andhra police tweeted.