Moroccan boy fell in well. Moroccan boy, 5, dies after being pulled out of well after 4 days

Death of Moroccan boy in well draws sympathy from around world

Women gather at the family house after the funeral of five-year-old Rayan Oram in the village of Ighran in Morocco's rural northern province of Chefchaouen, on February 7, 2022. As the shaft was just 45cm 18in across — and widening it considered too risky — rescuers instead used large diggers to carve a slope in the hope of reaching the boy from the side. Five-year-old Rayan was pulled dead from a 32-meter 105 foot deep dry well where he was trapped for five days.

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Death of Moroccan boy in well draws sympathy from around world

Most of the wells have protective covers.

Moroccan boy who fell into well died before rescuers reached him

Rescuers had brought in bulldozers to dig a parallel shaft from where they could tunnel through to reach the child, according to the newspaper. Clandestine wells to blame Meanwhile, work began on Sunday to fill in the relief tunnels that rescuers had drilled to try and get to Rayan.

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Body of tragic Moroccan boy Rayan is brought out of well after five days underground

For the last four days, rescuers worked tirelessly to dig out the boy safely, as news about the rescue gripped the nation, and the SaveRayan hashtag began trending on social media.

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Everyone cried," a relative of the family told AFP.

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Jessica was finally rescued when paramedic Robert O'Donnell inched his way into the tunnel and pulled the toddler free from her awkward position pinned inside the well with one leg above her forehead. Rayan fell into a 32-metre well located outside his home on Tuesday evening.

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Mourners Pack Funeral for Moroccan Boy Who Died After Being Trapped in Well

May Allah grant this little warrior the highest degree of paradise. King Mohammed VI himself called Rayan's parents to offer his condolences, and they thanked the sovereign, the authorities and all the rescuers.

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Body of tragic Moroccan boy Rayan is brought out of well after five days underground

One wrote: 'Rayan may you rest with the angels... Images on Moroccan media earlier had shown Rayan huddled at the bottom of the disused well.

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