Parents of child who fell off jeep booked for negligence

 The parents of the 13-month-old girl, who miraculously escaped after falling from a moving jeep at Rajamala near here on Sunday night, have been charged with endangering the child’s life. 

Published: 11th September 2019 05:35 AM  |   Last Updated: 11th September 2019 05:35 AM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

IDUKKI: The parents of the 13-month-old girl, who miraculously escaped after falling from a moving jeep at Rajamala near here on Sunday night, have been charged with endangering the child’s life. The Munnar police on Tuesday filed a case against Satheesh and Satyabhama, who are natives of Kambilikandam in Idukki, for carelessly handling the child. Sub-Inspector K V Santhosh filed the case as per the Juvenile Justice Act based on Munnar DySP’s directive.The heart-rending incident occurred at Eravikulam National Park entrance near Munnar, when the family was returning from Palani. The State Child Rights Commission has also filed a case against the parents.

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