On May 8, 2013, near the Base Camp of National Mountain Biking Expedition of YHAI, an ill-fated private bus plunged into the Beas river after skidding off the road which was carrying about 70 passengers. In which 39 people lost their life.
After receiving the news of the accident, one of the employees of YHAI Shri Mitra Bhanu Naik immediately rushed to the place to rescue the victims. He did tremendous efforts for saving the lives of some of the victims with other rescue team and also worked hard to bring out the dead bodies of the deceased.
We feel honoured for the Rescue Team in which Shri Mitra Bhanu Naik was one of them was honoured by the Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh on 15th August, 2013.