4 year old child dead

Sunday, 08 February 2015 - 7:58

An unfortunate incident was reported from the Mattakelewatta area in Lindula, Thalawakele, where a child had died after falling in to an unprotected well.

Police stated that the 3 years and 11 month old child who had returned after attending Pre-School had gone to the well to collect water and had fallen in to the well.

The child had died by the time been admitted to hospital.

Meanwhile, another child died recently after falling from the Havelock City apartments.

Police Media Spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana requested parents to be more considerate on the safety of their children to avoid such unfortunate incidents.

Pix by - Ranjith Rajapaksha