A two-and-a-half-year-old girl fell into a 300-feet deep borewell in Madhya Pradesh’s Sehore district on Tuesday and efforts are on to rescue her, police said. The girl is currently trapped at a depth of 20 feet, an official said, adding that the incident took place in Mugavali village in the afternoon.
He said that the rescue operation is going on with the help of JCB machine under the supervision of senior officials.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who belongs to Sehore district, took cognizance of the incident and directed officials to evacuate the girl safely.
Officials of the chief minister’s office are also in touch with the district authorities. More details awaited.