Horror as five-year-old boy plunges to death out of his house after being chased by a gang of rabid monkeys
A FIVE-year-old boy has tragically fallen to his death after being chased by a gang of monkeys.
The boy named Nikhil fell from the roof of his house in the village of Jagat, India when he was attacked by rampaging animals.
The horror incident happened on Sunday evening in Alapur area of Badaun district.
Nikhil was rushed to hospital but succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.
The boy’s father, Nekram, said the youngster was playing alone on the roof at the time of the attack.
He fell from the roof as he tried to get away from the monkeys chasing him, according to local media.
Sanjay Singh, SHO of Alapur Police Station, said: “An underage boy died after accidentally falling from the roof of his house.
“His family had refused to send the body for autopsy. As it was an accident, we did not force the family.”
Last July, a woman died in the same way when she fell from the roof of her house trying to escape a group of monkeys.
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