Nidhi Chaphekar, the ‘woman in yellow jacket’ who’s picture at Brussels airport went viral in March 2016 recently spoke to new agency ANI and recalled her experience of surviving the twin blasts of Brussels.
She, in her interview, not only spoke about her experience of surviving the horrible attack but also about her determination and courage to not give up when things were falling apart around her.
Nidhi recalls hearing a “loud boom” and feeling as if she was dead”.
She recalled how on reaching level two she and her colleague Amit saw smoke in the air and saw things flying around them like feathers.
She recalls being unable to breathe and no one coming to their rescue immediately after the blast.
“I thought I have to get out of this place, and tried to drag myself, but I never lost my courage”