A 2 years and 7 months old child was dragged by water currents, drowned in the waters in a drain and died in Siyambalewa in Galnewa yesterday (January 05).
Police stated that the child had fallen into a drain near the house during a time of heavy showers.
The deceased child is a resident in Siyambalewa.
His remains are kept at Galnewa hospital.
Post- mortem examination is due to be held today (January 06).
Gilnewa Police are conducting further investigation into the matter.