Kochi: In yet another shocking case of a cruel attack on a three-year-old boy by his parents was reported from Aluva in Kerala’s Ernakulam district on Wednesday.
According to police, the child was hit on the head by a wooden stick and he suffered head and brain injuries. He underwent a surgery at a private hospital at Aluva but his condition still remains very critical.
The police have registered a case of attempted murder against the parents of the three-year-old. Both the parents, who are migrant labourers working in Kerala, have been taken into custody.
The incident comes at a time when the state could recover from the shock of the brutal assault and murder of the seven-year-old Thodupuzha boy by his stepfather.