Man calls fire force from inside 25-ft deep well; finally rescued
Kothamangalam: When Benny fell into a 25-feet deep well, he cried for help continuously but nobody heard. Then he remembered about the mobile phone in his hand. Without wasting a moment, he dialled 101. The fire force team arrived immediately and rescued Benny.
Nedumkandam native Benny (45), a tailor, happened to fall into an unused well in a deserted location near Kothamangalam Salafi Masjid. His call was connected to Muvattupuzha fire station. They informed the station at Kothamangalam.
The fire force personnel rescued Benny using a net and rushed him to Kothamangalam government hospital in an ambulance. He had sustained minor injuries and was later discharged giving first aid.