India | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 18, 2014
A 14-month-old boy fell into a deep borewell and was trapped at a depth of 18-feet inside it at a village in the district.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 22, 2014
A three-year-old girl, who fell into a 45-feet-deep abandoned borewell in Ghodasar area, Ahmedabad today, was rescued by a team of firemen in a swift operation, officials said.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 14, 2014
A four-year-old girl named Girija, who accidentally fell into a borewell in Manchala village in Telangana's Ranga Reddy district on Sunday, succumbed to death after all the efforts to rescue her failed.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday October 13, 2014
A four-year-old girl fell in an open borewell at an agricultural field in neighbouring Ranga Reddy district today, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 10, 2014
Rescuers have launched an operation to bring out the body of a six-year-old boy, who died in a borewell in Sulikere village in Karnataka. The authorities called off nearly week-long rescue operation on Sunday after the boy was confirmed dead on Satur...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 6, 2014
Distraught rescuers continued their round-the-clock operation to pull out a six-year old boy trapped in an abandoned borewell at a farm in nearby Sulikeri village for the fourth day today with no official word on his fate.
South | Edited by Vishnu Varma (with PTI inputs) | Sunday August 3, 2014
A six-year-old boy fell into an open borewell in Sulikheri village in North Karnataka's Bagalkot district. The borewell had been dug 15 days ago on the farm owned by his family.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 23, 2014
In a bid to prevent 'bore well tragedies' which take a toll on little children, the Gujarat government amended its guidelines and added one more clause in it, officials said in Gandhinagar today.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 21, 2014
Police have filed a criminal case against the owner of the farmland, where a four-year old girl fell into a borewell and died at Nagathana village near Bijapur, and five others, in connection with the incident.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 20, 2014
In a tragic end to the nearly 50-hour-long rescue operation, a four-year-old girl who fell into an open borewell at Nagathana village, near Bijapur, was found dead late last night.
South | Written by Radhika Iyer (with additional inputs from agencies) | Thursday June 19, 2014
It's been more than 36 hours since a four-year-old girl fell into a borewell Nagathana village near Bijapur but the rescuers have no clue about her condition.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 17, 2014
A four-year old girl fell into a dry borewell at a farm at Nagathana village in Bijapur district late on Tuesday evening, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 3, 2014
A two-and-a-half-year-old boy died today after falling in a 30-foot-deep borewell pipe in the Hatigarh Chariali area of Guwahati.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 3, 2014
A two-year-old boy fell into an over 30-feet-deep borewell pipe in the Hatigarh Chariali area of Guwahati on Saturday, fire brigade sources said.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 17, 2014
It was "borewell robot", an indigenous device developed by a Madurai-based social worker, that saved a 3-year old boy who fell into an abandoned borewell in a village in Tirunelveli in southern Tamil Nadu.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 6, 2014
After a 19-hour long struggle, a three-year-old girl who fell into an abandoned borewell in the district was today rescued, but she later died in hospital.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 9, 2014
The rescue operation to pull out body of a boy who fell into a 250-feet-deep borewell in Rajasthan's Churu district was called off after it could not be spotted despite efforts for over 50 hours.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 8, 2014
The Army team attempting to rescue a boy who fell into a 250-feet-deep borewell in Rajasthan's Churu district is facing difficulty in getting him out and he may be dead, police said today.
India | Harsha Kumari Singh | Wednesday January 8, 2014
Rescue operations to recover a two-year-old who fell into an open borewell on Monday afternoon in Rajasthan's Churu district have so far been unsuccessful.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 7, 2014
A two-and-a-half-year-old boy fell into a 200-feet deep borewell in Rajasthan's Churu district following which Army personnel were pressed into service to rescue the trapped child.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 29, 2013
The 400-ft deep borewell, in which a six-year-old girl fell and died after being rescued, was closed today by Tiruvannamalai district administration, officials said.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday September 29, 2013
Devi, a four-year-old girl, who was rescued from a 300-feet-deep borewell in Tamil Nadu's Tiruvanamalai district after a nine-hour battle on Saturday, died in hospital.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 4, 2013
A three-year-old child fell into a borewell in Chandigarh on Tuesday but was rescued after nearly three-hour-long operation, officials said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday August 9, 2013
Army was today called in to take over rescue operation of a 9-year-old boy trapped in a 200-feet borewell in Rajasthan's Karauli district for the past two days, even as the police fear that he might have already been dead.