A German toddler was electrocuted inside a tourist hotel in Wennapuwa- Waikkala.
Police stated that the toddler was one year and 10 months old.
The parents of the deceased toddler had arrived in the country for a visit and sought lodging at the hotel.
Preliminary investigations have revealed that the toddler was playing on the floor while the parents were dinning at the food court.
Police stated that the toddler was electrocuted after being exposed to an unprotected electric cable which was on the floor of the food court.