Mangaluru: A 2-year-old baby died after accidentally falling into the well at Bejai here on January 24.
The deceased has been identified as Ashwini (2), native of Bijapur. She was the daughter of Nagaraj.
Speaking to mangalorean.com Urwa police said that Ashwini while playing outside accidentally fell into the unprotected well belonging to Ashwin Kamath. Nagaraj and his family are residing in a rented house belonging to Ashwin Kamath. The well did not have a proper protective wall. A case of negligence has been registered against Ashwin Kamath in the Urwa police station.
The Urwa police and the fire brigade reached the spot and lifted the body, the body was then sent for post-mortem.