It was a tragic sight as 7 female students of the Ambrose Ali university, Ekopma fell into a well located inside one of the hostels while fetching water.
According to eyewitness reports,the well which is said to be the hotel's only source of water suddenly collapsed with three girls washing on top and four sitting on top of the said well.
Other students around the hostel when the incident occurred rescued 6 of the alive. Unfortunately one died inside the well. Another one died on the way to the hospital. The remaining five are receiving treatment at the hospital.