After 72 hours of non-stop rescue operations to take out the seven-year-old Haidar from a-22-meter deep well, the operations finally failed on Friday noon and the minor was found dead.
Head of Directorate of Culture and Information of Zabul province Sharafat Wyar in a video clip confirmed his death.
Sharafat Wyar said that they-provincial officials- did their best to rescue the boy but all the efforts went in vain.
The incident was one of the most shocking recently in Afghanistan that has not only shocked common people but also authorities of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan.
Acting Defense Minister, acting Public Health Minister, and a key leader of the IEA Anas Haqqani also visited the scene and stayed there for the whole night.
Meanwhile, the IEA’s spokesperson Zabiullah Mujahid said that they used all their amenities at their disposal to take out Haidar but could not succeed.
Zabiullah Mujahid in a Twitter post condoled the family members of the late Haidar.
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Source: The Khaama Press News Agency