A devotee attending the Kumbh Mela in Nashik in Maharashtra tried to kill himself by jumping off a bridge into the waters of the River Godavari below.

A 24-year-old policeman on duty, Manoj Barahate, dove right in after him and saved the stranger’s life. His act of bravery was caught on security cameras.

A tweet from Praveen Gedam, the top official of the local corporation:

Source: NDTV