‘Avoid emotional talk’ Doctors tutor kin of trapped workers in Uttarakhand tunnel to keep men in high spirits

In the Silkyara tunnel, where 41 workers are trapped, a group of doctors and medical experts face increasing challenges as the rescue operation prolongs. Their roles have evolved to include coaching families on effective communication with the trapped workers. As the wait intensifies, the medical professionals guide families on what to discuss and, notably, what topics to avoid. This unusual mission underscores the psychological impact of the prolonged crisis and the importance of maintaining the mental well-being of those awaiting rescue. The evolving nature of their responsibilities highlights the multifaceted challenges faced by both the trapped workers and those coordinating the rescue efforts. By Coshorts

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