Meghalaya: 6-yr-old drowns in ringwell in Tura
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Meghalaya: 6-yr-old drowns in ringwell in Tura

TURA | Feb 20:

In a tragic incident, a 6-year-old boy lost his life after he drowned in a ringwell in Tura, West Garo Hills district of Meghalaya.

The boy accidentally fell into a ringwell in the Gangadamal locality under Araimile Beat House in Tura this afternoon.

According to police, information was received by another resident from Araimile, that one Elbarth Marak (6) fell into the ringwell. Accordingly information was relayed to the SOFS Tura, the Women's PS as well as the beat house, who all rushed to the spot.


The boy was then rescued by locals and rushed to the Tura Civil Hospital but did not survive.

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