Bangalore: A four-year-old boy drowned after he slipped into a sump at an under-construction building site here on Tuesday.
"Shankar was accompanying his mother and after some time she found her son missing. She started a search for Shankar but without success," police said.
Police, who launched search operations, found the boy in the sump and pulled him out dead.
The sump has been dug up by a contractor for building a residential premises.