Karkala: Prajnesh (2), son of Krishna Poojary of Tellar in Durga village, died of a fall into an unprotected well in the yard of the house on Thursday night.
The boy was playing in the yard and he suddenly went missing. The parents looked for him all over but could not find him. Finally when they peeped into the well, his body was found floating.
The child was their only issue. He is thought to have suddenly slipped into the well whicle playing.
A complaint has been filed in the rural police station.