Sunday, June 30 2013 A
group of trained men and women reached the flood ravaged parts of
Uttarkashi and Harsil -- much before the rescue forces. These local
heroes managed to save as many as 6,500 lives when they swung into
action and reached the 100 km stretch between Harsil and Uttarkashi.
Rekha Aghnihotri, said, "I have saved so many people, senior citizens,
young children, people with broken legs, we took them up step by step."