Kasaragod: A toddler who had gone missing on Sunday from Cheroor kadavu near Chengala here was found dead on Monday, in an incident resembling the death of Sana Fathima, a four-year-old girl in the same district last month.
The body of two-year-and-half-old Shaiban was found from near Thalankara harbor. He was last found playing on the premises of his house Sunday afternoon.
Shaiban is the son of Kabeer and Ruksana of Cheroor kadavil.
The police assume that the boy was washed away by strong currents of a river near his house. The body has been shifted to District Hospital in Kanhangad.
The body of Sana Fathima, who had gone missing from Bappunkayam Colony at Panathur, was found in a rivulet near her house after nearly a week.