Eight-year-old dies after falling in well in Ponda

An eight-year-old orphan died after accidentally falling into a well at Dhavli-Ponda late Wednesday evening.

According to reports, the incident occurred when Rajesh R Sidhi was playing along with other inmates in the orphanage.

After some time, the orphanage staff realized that one of the boys was missing and they began a search for him. The body of the boy was later found in the well.

Ponda Police conducted the inquest and sent the body at GMC for post-mortem. [H]