Baby girl seriously injured after father throws her from top of building


In a shocker, a one-and-a-half-year-old girl was seriously injured after being allegedly thrown from the top of a building by her father who has been arrested, police said.

Superintendent of Police Y S Ravikumar said the man Ramesh had been torturing the baby after birth and tried to kill her, as he wished for a boy.

He also had allegedly inflicted injuries with cigarette butt on the baby and his wife had not mustered courage to protest the torture till he dropped the infant from a building yesterday, police said.

The baby has been admitted to a hospital and her condition is stated to be serious, police said.

After the locals informed police, he was arrested on the charge of battering his daughter and a local court remanded him to judicial custody,sources added.

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