PIL filed in Supreme Court protesting bore well deaths in the wake of fatal fall of 2-year old Sujith Wilson

Meera Emmanuel October 29 2019
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A PIL has been filed in the Supreme Court of India, protesting the inaction of the Government in preventing children from falling into open or abandoned bore wells and tube wells. The plea has been filed in the wake of two-year-old Sujith Wilson's fatal fall into an abandoned bore well in Trichy, Tamil Nadu last Friday.

Although continuous rescue operations commenced on Friday evening, the officials were unable to rescue the boy in time. The boy had stopped responding to vocal calls on Saturday morning. His . . .

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