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Mother slits one-year-old daughter's throat as she was crying for milk

By Nimrat Kaur -- February 09, 2018 12:22 pm -- Updated:February 09, 2018 12:23 pm

A mother on Thursday killed her one-year-old daughter by slitting her throat with a sharp weapon in Dhar, Madhya Pradesh. As per a police official, the mother, identified as Anita, killed her daughter as she was crying for milk.

During the incident, no one else was present in the house.

"Anita killed her toddler allegedly because the infant was constantly crying demanding milk. She lost her temper and used a sharp weapon to end her daughter's life. We are investigating the matter," said a police official.

The Madhya Pradesh Police has arrested the accused mother, who had gone to a relative's house after committing the heinous crime.

As Anita was going after locking the door without her daughter, her neighbor became suspicious. With the help of the locals, she broke the lock and was left shocked to find the one-year-old in the pool of blood.

The body of the child has been sent for post-mortem.

-PTC News

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