After heavy struggle of more than 28 hours, five-year-old boy Nikhil, who was rescued from borewell today evening, has been declared dead in Jhansi.
The boy was rushed to a nearby hospital instantly after being rescued for medical check-ups. After keeping him in observation for some time doctors said he is no more.
The child had yesterday fallen into the 50-feet deep borewell while his family members were working in the fields.
Jal board and municipal corporation officials came into action and dug out land adjacent to borewell with all precautions to pull out the kid.