Palakkad: A differently-abled child met with a fatal accident here while playing alone at home. Althaf, son of Thirunellai native Abdul Rahiman and Amina, was strangled in the swing at home. He was 15.
Althaf was playing on the first floor of his house alone. Family members found him dead when they went up in search of him as he did not respond to the calls.
He was a student of Muttikulangara Special School. Afla is his sister.