Thiruvananthapuram: Toddler falling from moving jeep - Parents face case

Daijiworld Media Network - Thiruvananthapuram (SP)

Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 11: A case under Juvenile Justice Care and Protection (childcare and protection) Act against the parents of the child that had fallen from a moving jeep.

The incident had took place in the thick forests of Munnar region in Idukki district. The parents have been booked under section 75 of the act, and investigation is in progress.

At the same time, Kerala State Child Rights Protection Commission has also registered a case.


Screengrab from CCTV footage (left) and the child

In the meantime, there have been allegations that the female child was purposefully tossed out of the vehicle, but the parents, reacting to mediapersons who contacted them, dismissed this notion.