12 – year old Child found dead in an unguarded well…
In the Neriyakulam neighborhood of Settikulam, Vavuniya, a 12-year-old child has perished after plunging into an unguarded well close to a house.
According to police, the incident happened yesterday morning (Feb. 14).
The dead child was recognized as a local of Neriyakulam’s Thutuwai neighborhood.
The youngster’s father and neighborhood people launched a search operation after finding that the boy had been missing, and it was during this search that they discovered him trapped inside the well.
However, upon entry at the Settikulama Hospital, the youngster was proclaimed dead.
The event is being investigated further by Settikulama Police.