New Delhi:: The 7-year-old boy who fell right into a 60ft deep borehole in Vidisha district, Madhya Pradesh sadly handed away on Wednesday March 15. The baby was rescued practically 24 hours after falling inside however couldn’t be saved. “Doctors pronounced him dead after examination,” Vidisha collector Uma Shankar Bhargava advised reporters, as quoted by PTI.
The boy fell into the 60ft deep borehole round 11am on Tuesday and was caught at a depth of 43ft. Rescue operations had been ongoing since Tuesday and a parallel pit was dug with JCB equipment to avoid wasting the kid. But the boy was pronounced useless by docs at a authorities hospital within the city of Lateri.
A 7-year-old baby had fallen into Lokesh’s nicely! The 24-hour rescue operation by NDRF & SDRF obtained the kid out of the borehole! however tragic hospital baby died pic.twitter.com/jsIruOijxq— Kalu Singh Chouhan (@kscChouhan) March 15, 2023
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has introduced an ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh to family members of the deceased in keeping with the collector.
How did he fall inside?
The boy recognized as Lokesh Ahirwar was enjoying when he by accident fell into the slender gap in Kherkhedi Pathar village beneath Lateri tehsil within the district, the official stated as quoted by PTI. The villagers rapidly alerted the authorities and an in depth rescue operation started to avoid wasting the kid. An oxygen hose was lowered into the borehole and rescuers had been capable of observe the boy as he was trapped by an evening imaginative and prescient system.
An identical case was reported in Ahmednagar district, Maharashtra, when a 5-year-old boy fell right into a borehole on Tuesday. But he too was pronounced useless and couldn’t be saved. The incidence of drilling-related deaths amongst youngsters is a worrying situation.