Mail News Service
Seraikela, August 5: A 19 month old child, identified as Sohan Murmu, was allegedly killed by his aunt’s husband in Davna village of Seraikela. Police have arrested the accused, identified as Naney Hansda.
Cops said the child was playing alone in his house when the accused came near him and slit his throat with a sickle. The child died later on his way to hospital. His father Salkhu Murmu was informed about the incident in his farm by a villager.
Salkhu took his son to Seraikela Sadar Hospital and later to Tata Main Hospital. The child died around midnight during treatment.