HC judge saves girl from drowning

Wednesday 15th April 2015 06:17 EDT

Chandigarh: A high court judge here dived into the local Sukhna lake to save a teenage girl from drowning after she allegedly attempted suicide, police said. The incident took place on March 30 when Justice M Jeyapaul (60) of the Punjab and Haryana High Court dived into the lake to save the 15-year-old girl after he noticed her drowning while he was on his routine morning walk, Sukhna Lake police incharge Mini Bhardwaj said. Jeyapaul's security officer, Yashpal also jumped into the lake and the duo managed to save the girl, police added.

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