Meghalaya: 3 drown in 60-ft ringwell in Shillong; bodies yet to be retrieved
SHILLONG | May 09, 2019:
In an tragic incident, three people lost their lives after they drowned in a 60-ft deep ring-well in Diengiong villager under Mawdiangdiang Outpost in Shillong on Thursday morning.
The incident occurred at around 11.00 am this morning. According to the police, the three men identified as Banplielad Syiem (29), Lamphrang Lyngdoh (29) and Warles Kharsyntiew (31), all hailing from Lumkseh lama in Umroi, Ri Bhoi District, were trying to install a water pump inside a ring-well when the incident happened.