Policeman in India becomes viral sensation after carrying two children across 1.5 km river

A policeman in Gujarat, India became a viral sensation after he was filmed carrying two young girls across a 1.5-kilometre river.

The cop named Prithvi Raj Jadeja risked his life to ensure the two girls were not swept away by the gushing floodwaters on August 10.

Students of a school in the village were stranded after incessant rains lashed down on the area.

Constable Prithvi Raj Jadeja was part of the rescue team and the police force evacuated the kids one by one.