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Watch: Elephant calf rescued after falling into a 30-feet deep well in Jharkhand

In a rescue mission that lasted over eight hours, the officials had to demolish a part of the wall, to bring the elephant calf to safety.

By: Trends Desk | New Delhi |
May 6, 2021 5:37:16 pm
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An elephant calf that accidentally fell into a 30-feet deep well in Jharkhand was rescued by forest officials. Pictures and videos of the rescue mission are now making rounds of the internet.

According to reports, the incident happened on May 2 when a herd of elephants were passing along Nimatand village at night and the calf slipped and fell into the well.

It was the locals who spotted the calf the next morning and alerted the forest officials. They soon responded and reached the spot with several excavators.

Take a look here:

In a rescue mission that lasted over eight hours, the officials had to demolish a part of the wall, to bring the calf to safety.

Sharing several pictures of the rescue operation on Twitter, Indian Forest Service (IFS) officer Praveen Kasvan wrote, ”Such a heartwarming picture. This elephant calf fell in an open well in a village in Jharkhand. After 8 hours of rescue operation by forest department the calf has been rescued”.

Many, who came across the post, lauded the officials for their timely intervention. Take a look at some of the reactions here:

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