Palakkad: Another infant death has been reported in Attappadi. The deceased was the 23-day-old daughter of Ranjith and Rajitha, residents of Kuttappan colony in Mully.
This is the sixth infant death in Attappadi this year. It is learned that the infant was in ventilator support.
The child was underweight at birth weighing just 1.6 kilograms. Considering the health condition, the infant was likely to be shifted to the MES Medical College in Perinthalmanna.