Koraput, May 17: The Fire Department officials today rescued a 75-year-old man from a deep well in the Jeypore block of Koraput district.
The old man has been identified as Rupadhar Halwa.
As per reports, Rupadhar was brushing his teeth near the well at Umri village in Jeypore block this morning when he got dizzy and fell into the well.
It is suspected that he got dizzy because of blood pressure.
On being alerted, a team from Jeypore Fire Station rushed to the spot and brought him out. Subsequently, he was rushed to District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) here for medical aid.