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Girl drowns as parents watch rescue operation of toddler on TV
Tamil Nadu

Girl drowns as parents watch rescue operation of toddler on TV

Agency News

Thoothukudi, Oct 29 : In a heart-breaking incident, a two-year-old girl child drowned, when her parents were watching a television news channel live broadcast on the rescue operation of Sujith Wilson from the bore well at Therespuram village in this district, police said on Tuesday.The deceased was identified as L Revathy Sanjana.

The parents of the girl were watching the live broadcast of the rescue operation, when she attempted to enter into a water container in the bathroom. She slipped into the container and drowned. After some time, the couple found their daughter in an unconscious state in the container.The girl was rushed to government hospital, where the doctor declared her brought dead.

Police have registered a case and further investigations were underway. It may be recalled that the body of Sujith Wilson, a two-year-old boy was pulled out from an unused borewell after a four-day-long massive rescue operation at Nadukattupatti village near Manapparai in Tiruchirapalli district early this morning.(UNI)