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6-year-old washed away in storm water drain



In a tragic incident, a 6-year-old girl fell into a storm water drain and was washed away near Bellandur on the city’s outskirts on Friday.

The parents of the girl, identified as Dolly, hail from Assam and live in a migrant workers’ camp near Kaliyammanagar in Bellandur.

According to sources, the girl was playing very close to the drain when the mishap occurred around 2 pm.

Teams of fire fighters from Sarjapur and Mahadevapura arrived at the spot and conducted a search for the girl. The Marathahalli police too joined in the search operations.

Listen to what BBMP’s chief engineer (SWD) BS Prahlad is telling about incident in a video clip…


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