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Baby Elephant Rescued After Falling Into Cistern

A wild baby elephant fell into a cistern near the Indian military camp of Bengdubi today. Don't worry, there's a happy ending!

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  • The baby elephant splashing about in panic.

    The baby elephant splashing about in panic.

  • The walls are too high to climb.

    The walls are too high to climb.

  • A fire hose is thrown in...

    A fire hose is thrown in...

  • ...but to no avail, and the baby elephant is running out of power.

    ...but to no avail, and the baby elephant is running out of power.

  • Finally, an excavator is brought in to knock down the walls a bit.

    Finally, an excavator is brought in to knock down the walls a bit.

  • Baby elephant takes the hint, and...

    Baby elephant takes the hint, and...

  • ...success, thank Ganesh!

Source , and source

    ...success, thank Ganesh! Source, and source