Sundergarh: A five-year-old boy died after falling into a well at Banthupada village under Kutra police limits in the district today.
The deceased has been identified as Jayant Tappo of Banthupada village.
According to sources, Jayant was playing with his friends when he accidentally fell into the well this morning. Although he was rescued by Fire department officials and rushed to nearby Kutra Community Hospital, where he was declared brought dead by the doctors.
A pall of gloom descended on the village following the tragic death of the minor.