ANC evacuates three injured from Havelock, Mayabunder

Port Blair
24 Dec 2017

The Headquarters of Andaman and Nicobar Command received two requests for immediate medical evacuations of one civilian from Havelock and two civilians from Mayabunder at 7.48 pm and 10.50 pm respectively on Saturday. The first evacuation from Havelock was of a lady who met with a road traffic accident and sustained head injury.  An MI-17 V5 helicopter of Indian Air Force took off  from Port Blair at 9.49 pm and evacuated the patient from Havelock and brought her  to Port Blair at 10.33 pm.  Another evacuation was undertaken from Mayabunder where two patients with injury were evacuated at 1.02 am to Port Blair at 2.41 am.  On arrival, all patients were shifted to GB Pant hospital for further  treatment.