Patna : Heavy downpour for the past several days have led to flooding in many parts in Bihar, leading to the deaths of many people. In such situation, a BJP MP slipped into the flood waters while inspecting an inundated rural area.
The BJP MP from Bihar and former Union Minister Ram Kripal Yadav was rescued by locals after the boat he was travelling capsized. He was accompanied by other people, who were also rescued.
According to news agency PTI, the MP remained unconscious for a few seconds during which the people fanned him with their towels to help him recover. The minister looked haggard from shock and suffocation after which he was led to his destination.