BHOPAL/CHHATARPUR: A five-year-old boy slipped and fell into an open borewell at a village in Madhya Pradesh’s Chhatarpur district on Wednesday, an official mentioned.
The incident passed off round 2pm in Narayanpura Patharpur village positioned close to the district headquarters, he mentioned.
Dipendra Yadav, the son of farmer Akhilesh Yadav, slipped and fell right into a 40-feet deep borewell whereas enjoying, the official mentioned.
A group of officers from the district administration and native police reached the spot and a rescue operation is beneath solution to pull the boy out safely from the borewell, he mentioned.
Expressing concern in regards to the incident, chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan directed the chief secretary, his principal secretary and the collector of Chhatarpur to make all needed preparations to rescue the kid, an official mentioned.
A group from the State Catastrophe Response Drive (SDRF) has reached the spot to participate within the operation and JCB machines have additionally been deployed, he added.