Service Public Relations Officer, Saidu Muhammad, confirmed the incident in a statement late Wednesday, November 4.
He said the boy was recovered dead after the service received a distress call about the incident.
We received a distress call from Yansango and sent our rescue team to the scene of incident. It was discovered that a boy of about 6 years old fell inside a well.
However, when our officials got to the scene, the victim was pulled out unconscious and confirmed dead. His corpse was handed over to the ward head of Yansango, Alhaji. Ashiru Musa.
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