Boy Rescued in India After 104 Hours Trapped in Well

A 10-year-old boy was rescued after spending 104 hours trapped in a well in Pihrid, Chhattisgarh, India, on June 14.

The National Disaster Response Force reported that they successfully rescued Rahul Sahu after he fell into an 80-foot-deep borewell on June 10. He was then taken to Apollo Hospital in Bilaspur to recover from a lack of food and water during his ordeal.

The Chief Minister’s Office of Chhattisgarh shared footage of the rescue with a statement that said: “This operation is an example for the whole country. Chhattisgarh has created history,” according to a machine translation. Credit: CMO Chhattisgarh via Storyful

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