Close

Sources in the rescue operation, including divers who took part, told the BBC that the boys were heavily sedated ahead of the rescue to prevent them panicking in the dark, narrow, underwater passageways.
They were then strapped to one of two rescue divers tasked with shepherding each boy through the underwater parts of the system, and bundled into stretchers to be carried through the dry parts.

There were conflicting reports in the hours after the rescue about the extent to which the boys had been medicated before they were brought out. The Thai prime minister on Tuesday denied reports that they had been sedated, saying the boys were given only light anti-anxiety medication commonly provided to soldiers.
But several sources have since confirmed that the boys were only partially conscious as they were brought out.



Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog

YOU MAY LIKE
Loading...
This Scruffy Dude Was Turned Away From Motorbike Stores – But One Kind Guy Got A Stunning Reward

Please do not forget to visit the site http://scribol.com ***************************************...

Headcam footage shows tough Thailand cave rescue conditions

The boys and their 25-year-old coach are not ready to be extracted, but Thai authorities are likely to launch a risky rescue attempt in coming days if...

Rescued boys, coach say they never gave up hope of being found in Thailand cave

The 12 young soccer players and their coach made their first public appearance since being found alive in the Tham Luang Nang Non cave.

Details of Thailand cave rescue - animation

An animation showing details of how the 12 boys were extracted from the Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai province, Thailand, following the successful res...

Rescuers rush to help boys stranded in cave before monsoon hits

U.S. Air Force Capt. Jessica Tait shares the latest details on how rescuers are trying to evacuate the young soccer team and their coach stuck in a ca...