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A 19-month-old baby,on Tueaday, drowned in a well at Al-Ansar Quarters in Danbatta Local Government Area of Kano state.
PLATFORM TIMES gathered that the lifeless body of the victim was recovered from the well.
Spokesman of the state’s Fire Service, Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, confirmed the incident .
Abdullahi said the service received a distress call from one Salisu Bello and sent a rescue team to the scene.
He added that the team has removed the body and has begun investigation into the incident.
Abdullahi added that the child’s corpse was handed over to his grandfather, Malam Abdulkadir for burial.
He called on parents to be vigilant about their children’s movements to avoid such unpleasant circumstances.
He enjoined residents to endeavour to build high walls around their open wells and use metals to cover for them .