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Four-year-old deaf and mute innocent Muavia’s son Mohsin suddenly fell while playing in the open borewell of Nagar Palika Parishad’s closed borewell in Mohalla Phoolgarhi under Hapur Dehat police station area. The child was trapped about 50 feet down in the borewell and the tube well was closed for the last about four years and turned into ruins. As soon as the information was received, the entire administrative staff started trying to get the child out. After six hours of hard work by the local police administration and the NDRF team, he was taken out safely. However, he is currently kept under the supervision of doctors.
Mohsin, a resident of Mohalla Phoolgarhi, does the work of laying stones in houses. He told that on Tuesday afternoon around 11 o’clock his elder son Muawiya had left home to play. Around 11.30 am, some children informed the people who were heating the fire nearby that the sound of a child’s cry was coming from the borewell of the closed tube well of the municipality. People had seen Muawiya going towards the ruins, in such a situation, the relatives and the police were informed about the matter.
The officials were horrified at the news of the child falling into the borewell. In a hurry, the police and fire brigade team reached the spot. Within no time DM Medha Rupam, SP Deepak Bhukar, apart from the team of Municipal Corporation, Health Department also reached the spot. After about three hours, the NDRF team reached the spot. After about six hours of hard work, the team took out the child by inserting the iron ring through the bars into the borewell. CMO Sunil Tyagi told that the child is completely healthy. For the time being, he will be kept under observation for some time. He has been admitted to the hospital.