Published On : Sat, Mar 16th, 2013
Nagpur Crime | By Nagpur Today Nagpur News

5-year-old found dead in water tank

Nagpur News : A 5-year-old boy fell and drowned in a water tank at a construction site, near to his house at Vitthal Nagar in Hudkeshwar police station area on Saturday morning.

Aadil Khan, only son of Aziz Khan, was playing near his house while his parents were engaged with their respective works at home. Police said that while playing, the nursery boy might have gone near the water tank at a construction site and slipped into it.

Very few construction labourers were present at the site but none of them noticed the boy playing near the water tank.

The minor was found floating when his parents didn’t found him near the house and started searching. A construction labourer found Khan drowned in the water tank. He was declared dead at nearby private hospital. Hudkeshwar police has registered a case of accidental death.