• Download mobile app
06 Jun 2020, Edition - 1789, Saturday

Trending Now

  • Covid-19: 9,600 cases in a day, India’s daily count world’s 3rd highest
  • No power to direct private hospitals to treat Covid-19 patients free, Centre tells SC
  • Total number of COVID19 positive cases in Jharkhand stands at 843 including 447 active cases, 390 recovered and 6 deaths: State Health Department

Kerala News

Mother jumps into well, rescues child at Muvattupuzha

Covai Post Network

Image credit : Illustrative image

Kochi: In a daring effort, a mother jumped into a well and rescued her son at Muvattupuzha near here. Eight-year-old Allen was playing in the courtyard when he accidentally fell into the well last evening.

Shocked at this sight, his mother dived into the 40-foot deep well, reports said. As there was only about 4 ft of water, she managed to stand safe and lift her son above the water.

ALSO READ :
Proposal submitted to showcase Padmanabaswamy temple treasure to tourists

Meanwhile, some people saw the incident, raised alarm and alerted the neighbours. They collected a few adders and tied them together in series and dropped it into the well.

By this time, fire and rescue personnel reached the spot and helped the mother and child come out of the well. The mother and son were admitted at a private nursing home for treating bruises they suffered.

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

COIMBATORE WEATHER