Keonjhar: In an incredible act of bravery, a youth jumped into a 40-feet deep well without any support and saved a three-year old child from drowning in Kodagadia village under Champua block in the district on Wednesday.
The youth, one Krushna Chandra Nayak of Kodagadia village turned a messiah for his three-year-old niece Kuni who fell into the well last afternoon, while playing near it. While the family members and villagers called up Champua Police Station for the rescue of the little child and IIC Sumit Soren kept on waiting for the fire brigade teams to reach the spot, Krushna took the daring step.
Without making any late Krushna jumped into the well and rescued his niece, absolutely unhurt.
Krushna is receiving widespread acclamation from the villagers for his daredevilry. The villagers are also trying to recommend his name for bravery awards.
DESERVES ACCOLADES: Braveheart Kishan Naik rescues 3-yr-old girl who fell into a 40ft deep bore well in Champua block of Keonjhar district pic.twitter.com/pkwxqyFAcS
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