Courageous act of young boy saves life of 6-yr-old
Varakkara (Thrissur): It was a second life for George Antony, son of Chukkiri Baiju, when his 14-year-old neighbour Karthik rescued him from drowning in a well on the premises of his house.
On Saturday evening, six-year old George went to the pond near the well to feed the ducks accompanied by Karthik and another boy. Meanwhile, George fell into the well.
While the other boy ran away, Karthik rushed to rescue George. He held out a big stick for George to cling on. He then pulled him out of the well using the stick.
Karthik, son of Kanakan and Sheeba of Veliyathparambil, was felicitated by the school authorities and PTA of his school, CJM Assumption Higher Secondary School Varandarappilly for his courageous act.