- A 5 month-year-old baby died 2 days after a stick hit his head while his parents were fighting
- The father was allegedly hitting his mother during the fight and accidentally hit the child with a stick having a nail sticking out
- The child was stable until Tuesday, 8th October 2019, but deteriorated, after which he was shifted to a private hospital where he was declared dead on arrival
- The father has been missing ever since the incident and the police are on the lookout for him
A 5-month-old baby living in East Delhi, Kondli after a stick hit his head while his parents were having a fight. The stick had a nail sticking out of it, which hit the baby’s head and pierced the skull. The infant died from internal bleeding on 10th October 2019, 2 days after the incident took place.
The father has been charged with homicide not amounting to murder. He has been missing ever since the incident and the police are on the lookout for him. He was allegedly beating up his wife when the incident occurred and has been doing that for a few months. He was a previous Operation Theatre Technician at a private hospital at Ghaziabad. The father has been unemployed for some time now. The couple was married for two and a half years and lived in a rented house.
The child was sitting in the mother’s lap, when the father came and started beating the mother up over an issue that happened on Sunday, 6th October 2019. The stick hit the child, and he started bleeding. The infant was rushed to a local clinic, where the doctor gave him first aid and let him go. However, the next day on Tuesday, 8th October 2019, he started vomiting and was rushed to the hospital. The child was declared critical and rushed to a private hospital, where the doctors declared him dead on arrival.
The body was handed over to the police custody, and sent to Lal Bahadur Sashtri hospital where the autopsy was conducted.