4-year-old girl dies after falling off balcony in Chennai
CHENNAI: A four-year-old girl died after falling off a balcony in her house on the third floor of an apartment complex at Esplanade in Chennai on Wednesday.
Police said A Katheeja, daughter of Ali Ascar and Rasheeda, was playing in the hall. Her mother was in the kitchen.
Katheeja went to the balcony of the house to see the vehicles on the road below. She climbed on the parapet and slipped. There was no railing, and she fell off the parapet. The accident happened at 5.45pm.
The child was rushed National Hospital in Mannadi. Later she shifted to the Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital, where doctors declared her brought dead.