10 year old boy falls into uncovered drain, search operation in progress

Patna, Nov 17 (UNI) A 10 year old boy fell into an uncovered drain near Rajesh Path under Sri Krishnapuri police station area here today even as a frenetic search operation was on to trace him.

Official sources said here that the boy Deepak fell into the drain when he ran towards the drain near Baswan Park in panic on noticing a cow moving towards him slipped into it. The boy was taking lunch for his father who has a small
eatery on Boring Road. 

Sources said that attempts were on to trace the boy by pressing a JCB machine into service. 

Teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and State Disaster
Response Force (SDRF) have also been engaged in rescue operation.

Rescue operation is being hampered due to strong current in the drain,
source said adding that senior civil and police authorities are camping at
the spot.

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