13 People Rescued From Caves After 17 Days

Tue Jul 10 2018 21:52:24 GMT+0530 (IST)

12 Boys and their Football Coach were trapped underground in Thailand. Divers carried out a dangerous operation to rescue all the 13 people from caves.

Some of the Thai Boys were found by the Rescue Team on Sunday and Monday. Rest of them were traced only by Tuesday evening.

Heavy rains resulted in flooding and cut off the route travelled by Wild Boars football team on June 23rd. The boys were in the age group of 11-17.   

Thai, British, Australian and Chinese Divers took part in the rescue operation. An Australian Doctor remained in cave for several days and he was the last to be extracted. While rescue communications were set up by experts, Local Villagers arranged food stalls and massage stations.

All the 13 People have been kept under observation in hospital. They were mentally and physically healthy.