New Delhi: Four children accidentally fell into a sewer in the Capital on Friday evening, fire brigade officials said.
The tragic mishap took place in Gopalpur Gaon of Timarpur area on G T Karnal Road at around 8-30 p.m., they said, adding that rescue operations were on.
The children have been identified as Ritesh (7), Atul (9), Vikas (10) and Narendra (11).
A case of criminal negligence has been registered.
Recently a 12-year-old boy had died after he fell into a pit allegedly dug by Delhi Jal Board for laying water pipeline at Panchasheel Enclave in South Delhi.
The incident took place when victim Sonu, a resident of Chirag Dilli, went to have a bath with his friend after playing Holi. -- PTI