Child dies, mom hurt after falling from building

After a quarrel with her husband, Damini took the baby, ran to the third floor and jumped leaving the baby but the baby also accidentally fell from the building.

Published: 20th June 2019 11:05 AM  |   Last Updated: 20th June 2019 11:05 AM   |  A+A-

death, murder,suicide, die, dead

For representational purposes (Express Illustration)

By Express News Service

HYDERABAD: A two year-old girl died and her mother suffered injuries after they jumped from the third floor of their building following a quarrel with her husband at Mallapur in the early hours of Wednesday. 
The deceased was identified as Vidya. Her mother Damini, 27, has been admitted to a hospital with a fractured leg. 

According to police, the mishap occurred when an argument occurred between Damini and her husband Yogesh.  Damini took the baby and ran to the third floor and threatened to jump from there. To stop her from jumping, Yogesh also-ran behind her. But Damini jumped leaving the baby. But the baby also accidentally fell from the building and died, police said. 

Damini’s family alleged that Yogesh pushed his wife and daughter from the building. Police detained Yogesh and are questioning him.

Stay up to date on all the latest Telangana news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp