One-yr-old girl falls into bucket of water, dies

, 11:57 PM IST

Coimbatore: In a tragic incident, an infant girl today accidentally fell into a bucket of water in the kitchen of her house here and drowned, police said.

The mother of the year-old child had made her sleep in a room along with her two-year-old son and went for washing clothes, they said.

Later she found the child missing and searched the entire neighbourhood in vain.

When her husband, a goldsmith, returned from work, he found the baby lying in the bucket filled with water, police said.