11 Dead In Madhya Pradesh Well Tragedy, PM Says "Anguished"
Eleven bodies have been recovered after the rescue operation in Madhya Pradesh's Vidisha district, where 30 people had fallen into a well while trying to rescue a boy.
Nineteen people who fell into the well at Lal Patar village in Vidisha district's Ganj Basoda area have been rescued.
The Prime Minister's Office put out a Twitter post, expressing his condolences over the deaths and announcing an assistance of Rs 2 lakh each for the families of those who died.
"Anguished by the tragedy in Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh. My condolences to the bereaved families. An ex-gratia of Rs. 2 lakh each from PMNRF would be given to the next of kin of those who lost their lives: PM @narendramodi," the official handle of PMO tweeted.