CHENNAI: A 26-year-old construction labourer who was working on the second floor of a hospital slipped and fell into a well.

According to police, Senthil Kumar of Kumbakonam fell into a 30-foot-deep well. He is believed to have drowned in the well. Fire and Rescue Service personnel retrieved his body from the well on Sunday morning and sent the body to Government Kilpauk Hospital for autopsy.

In another incident, Dhan bahadur (78) of Arulaiammanpettai, Guindy, who was walking along the banks of the Cooum near Adyar on Saturday, fell into the river.

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