New Delhi: A four-year-old child on Thursday fell into a borewell in Chhibagaon village of Rajasthan’s Sirohi, stated a report. Rescue operations were underway at the site after the incident was reported.

Meanwhile, Sub Divisional Magistrate of Shivganj in Rajasthan Bhagirath Chowdhary had on Thursday told news agency ANI, “The child is stuck at 15 feet. Water and oxygen have been supplied to the child. A team of doctors are present at the spot; rescue operation underway, a team of SDRF on its way to the spot.”

On the same day, Bhima, the 4-year-old child who fell into a borewell in Sirohi was rescued after over 8 hours, stated news agency ANI. After the rescue operations concluded, district magistrate Surendra Kumar Solanki congratulated all those who involved in safely lifting the child from the borewell.

Surendra Kumar Solanki was quoted by news agency ANI as saying, “I congratulate the team of NDRF and all others who were involved. The child showed a lot of courage and lived up to his name”.

Last month, in yet another accident, a five-year-old girl slipped and fell into a 50-feet-deep borewell in Har Singh Pura village in Karnal district of Haryana. Although the NDRF personnel rescued her, she succumbed to her injuries while on the way to a nearby hospital, stated a report.