“Exceptional Dedication”: Cop wins many hearts on social media for standing despite heavy rain

GUWAHATI: Despite heavy rain on Sunday, a traffic cop in Assam continued to guard one of the busiest intersections in Guwahati. He won the hearts of many on social media after his video was posted by the Assam Police.

In the eight-second video, Mithun Das, the traffic cop is seen standing in his uniform without a raincoat in heavy rain. Assam police took to Twitter to salute his dedication towards his duty.

Assam Police posted this video on their official Twitter handle with the caption, “Dedication is thy name! We salute AB Constable Mithun Das (Basistha PS) of @GuwahatiPol, for his exceptional devotion towards duty and showing us how dedication can turn a storm into a sprinkle.”

Special DGP (Law & Order) Kuladhar Saikia also praised the cop and said: “The visuals of the traffic Constable Mithun Das (Basistha PS) are truly inspirational. I personally talked to him and conveyed my appreciations.”