Published On : Sat, Apr 7th, 2018

Body of 5-year old girl found floating in lift pit at under-construction building in Dabha

Nagpur: In a tragic incident, body of a 5-year old girl was found floating in lift pit being dug up at an under-construction building in Dabha area of Gittikhadan police jurisdiction on Friday evening.

It could not be verified as to how and when the toddler fell into the pit and drowned.

The deceased has been identified as Mahi Mukeshkumar Ahirwar, resident of Dabha. Mahi’s body was found floating in the lift pit dug up at the under-construction building in Sai Nagar, Dabha, around 6.15 pm on Friday.

Gittikhadan police constable Gajanan Thakre, based on information provided by Dhaniram Chainlal Nagrikar (24), Hill New Society, Dabha, has registered a case of accidental death and launched an in-depth probe to ascertain the circumstances in which the kid girl reached the lift pit and drowned. Cops are also probing foul play, if any, in the tragic death of the toddler.