TN: Infant rescued from 40-ft deep well
Posted on: 08:22 PM IST Oct 07, 2012
Coimbatore: A one-day-old boy, found wrapped in a gunny bag and thrown into a 40-ft deep dry well, was rescued on Sunday and is being treated at the Government hospital here, police said.
A retired engineer, who was on his morning walk, heard the infant's cry from the well and asked locals to help.
One of them got down and brought the gunny bag up, only to find the child wrapped in it, police said.
The child was immediately rushed to the Government hospital and admitted to the Intensive Care Unit, police said.