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Film on Rahul Sahu's borewell rescue incident in Chhattisgarh soon

The first movie, Malooty, was released in Malayalam in 1990

borewell rescue operation

There have been a number of documentaries and films made in different states based on the incident of borewell rescue operations

R Krishna Das Raipur
The 105-hour rescue operation of 11-year-old Rahul Sahu, who was stuck in a borewell in Chhattisgarh, would soon be on the screen.

The Chhattisgarh government has announced that a documentary film will be made on the country’s longest rescue operation, highlighting the challenges that the rescuers faced and the brave battle the boy put up.

On June 10, Rahul accidentally fell into a borewell in Pihrid village of Janjgir-Champa district and got stuck 80 feet below. The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), with the help of the state disaster response force, Indian Army, as well as the local administration, launched an operation

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First Published: Jun 24 2022 | 12:32 AM IST

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