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Tuesday, Jan 21, 2020

Borewell

Nov 05, 2019 11:19
A five-year-old girl died a day after falling into a borewell in Karnal’s Harisinghpura village on Monday morning. The girl, trapped for nearly 18 hours, was pulled out by the NDRF team after a 10-hour-long rescue operation. read more
Nov 04, 2019 08:29
Oxygen was being supplied inside the borewell and the rescuers used a camera to check on the child through which they saw her foot. An audio recording of her parents’ voice was also played to give her a sense of security, the police said. read more
Oct 29, 2019 03:57
Commissioner of Revenue Administration J Radhakrishnan said the body of the child was in a “highly decomposed” state. read more
Oct 28, 2019 16:35
Prime Minister Narendra Modi talked to Tamil Nadu chief minister E Palanaiswami and said all efforts are being made to ensure the safety of Sujith Wilson. read more
Oct 28, 2019 13:54
According to officials coordinating the rescue, the child got stuck at 30 feet inside the borewell initially, but he slipped further 90 feet on Sunday evening. They say the hole could be around 600 feet deep. read more
Oct 28, 2019 12:32
The boy fell into the borewell around 5.30 pm on Friday and got stuck at 30-ft and rescue efforts began soon after that. read more
Oct 27, 2019 12:39
Surjith’s condition has touched an emotional chord among the people in Tamil Nadu with special prayers are being conducted in temples, mosques, and churches across the state for his safety. read more
Oct 27, 2019 10:16
So far 10 attempts to rescue the child have proved futile. Incessant drizzle in the area has also hampered rescue efforts. read more
Oct 26, 2019 12:12
The rig was requisitioned from the public sector giant Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) to speed up the efforts to rescue the trapped toddler, who has now slipped from the initial 25ft to 100ft. read more
Jul 27, 2019 22:31
On Saturday, Ashok Sangwan, divisional commissioner reviewed the work done under Jal Shakti Abhiyan. He directed the officials to make check dams in the foothills of the Aravallis for groundwater recharge. read more
Jul 18, 2019 03:10
This decision was taken in a Municipal Corporation of Gurugram (MCG) meeting on Wednesday to find solutions on how the Jal Shakti Abhiyan, a programme launched last week to promote water conservation and rainwater harvesting, could be implemented in... read more
Jun 13, 2019 13:12
The PIL blamed administration for the death of Fatehveer, who fell into an open borewell in Sangrurand and demanded fixing of responsibility of erring officers. read more
Jun 12, 2019 13:49
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh issued instructions to find out the shortcomings in the operation to rescue Fatehveer and give recommendations for better results in future. read more
Jun 11, 2019 07:42
Two-year-old Fatehvir Singh was pulled out of the borewell on Tuesday morning after a rescue operation of over 110 hours. read more
Jun 10, 2019 00:01
The seven-inch-wide borewell was covered with a cloth and the boy accidentally stepped on it. His mother tried to rescue him, but failed. read more