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5-year-old girl falls into 50-feet deep borewell in Haryana's Karnal, pulled out dead

She fell in borewell belonging to her family while playing in fields, SHO of Gharaunda police station said.

04 Nov 2019 12:28 PM

Boy trapped in borewell for over 80 hours dies

Body was heavily decomposed, body parts dismembered.

30 Oct 2019 5:16 AM

Borewell tragedy shames India

There were no dearth of expert opinions on how to extricate children from such predicaments.

30 Oct 2019 12:57 AM

2-year-old Tamil Nadu boy trapped in borewell for 60 hours, faints

There are conflicting reports about the depth of the hole- some say it is 600 feet deep, while others say it is at least 1,000 feet.

28 Oct 2019 10:11 AM

Tamil Nadu infant slips deeper into borewell

Hopes of rescue fades, agencies continue rescue operations.

27 Oct 2019 1:46 AM


2-yr-old TN boy stuck in 70-feet borewell, rescue ops on

TN Health Minister C Vijaya Baskar said: 'It's unfortunate that since morning we can't hear his voice. More teams are on way,'

26 Oct 2019 1:10 PM

2-yr-old Punjab boy dies after being pulled out of borewell after 110 hours

The toddler was stuck in the seven-inch wide borewell at a depth of 125 feet.

11 Jun 2019 9:19 AM

90 hours and counting, toddler still stuck in borewell in Punjab

‘The rescue work is being done manually because the soil type does not permit machines to be used,’ PWD minister Vijay Singla said.

10 Jun 2019 2:50 PM

5-year-old-boy rescued from 100-feet borewell in Mathura after 8-hour operation

Sher Singh, Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Mathura said: 'The child is perfectly fine.'

14 Apr 2019 11:09 AM

Infant rescued from 60-foot deep borewell after 48 hours in Haryana

The massive rescue operation here had been going on for the past nearly 48 hours after the child fell into the borewell Wednesday evening.

22 Mar 2019 7:41 PM


18-month-old Haryana boy trapped in borewell, rescue operation underway

The child was plucking fruits from a tree when he suddenly fell into the borewell.

22 Mar 2019 12:27 PM

Groundwater contamination plays havoc

When tested, borewell water contained minerals like chromium, cadmium, manganese.

27 Nov 2017 1:20 AM

2-yr-old boy in Andhra rescued from open borewell after 11-hr rescue op

A team of doctors examined the boy and declared that boy not injured but was only dehydrated.

16 Aug 2017 11:26 AM

7-year-old dies after being stuck in borewell for 7 hours

The rescuers excavated till a depth of 15 feet and then a tunnel was dug. Saieshwar’s hand could be seen, and he was pulled out.

16 May 2017 2:32 AM

MP: 17-hr rescue operation saves 1-yr-old from 50 ft borewell pit

Chandrasekhar, the 1-year-old boy, is currently recovering at a local hospital and has been kept under observation.

18 Feb 2017 8:50 AM