Bengaluru, July 15: A 3-year-old boy was killed in Bengaluru. The child was beaten to death by one his cousin. The incident took place on Monday, July 13.
Mother of the deceased found the boy unconscious at their relative's house. The boy was rushed to a hospital where he was declared brought dead.
The parents of the child went to a police station and filed legal complaint against the 15-year-old accused, the cousin of the deceased. It has been reported that the accused had beaten the child with a stick to teach him a lesson.
After registering a case against the accused, police arrested him. The boy was reported to have confessed to have beaten the child, as he was not listening to him and throwing clothes, shoes and other items in the house.
The accused initially had warned the child but when he did not listen, the 15-year-old beat him with a stick, said the police.
The deceased has been identified as Pritam. His father Ravi, who is a mason, is a resident of Nyanappanahalli. The minor accused is a distant relative of the deceased child from his mother's side.