Girl dies after she slips from grandfather`s arms in Mumbai

A one-and-half-year-old girl died after she slipped from her grandfather`s arms and fell to the ground floor of a mall in suburban Goregaon, police said here on Monday.

Last Updated: Dec 28, 2009, 23:44 PM IST

Mumbai: A one-and-half-year-old girl died
after she slipped from her grandfather`s arms and fell to the
ground floor of a mall in suburban Goregaon, police said here
on Monday.

According to police, the victim, identified as Angy
Patni, her grandfather and her mother had gone to the Oberoi
mall in the evening for shopping.

Angy was with her grandfather while her mother was
walking along with them, they said.

While coming down from the first floor on elevator, her
grandfather lost his balance following which the girl slipped
from his arms and fell down to the ground floor, police added.

The girl sustained severe injuries and was rushed to a
nearby hospital where she was declared dead on admission.
Dindoshi Police have registered a case.

PTI