Nine-Year-Old Boy Dies Trapped in Remote-Controlled Gate

Malappuram: A class 4 student died after getting stuck in a remote control gate at Vailathur near Tirur. Mohammad Sinan (9), son of Abdul Ghafoor and Sajila, native of Vailathur, died. Sinan is a student of Tirur Allin Chuvad MET Central School.

The incident happened around 4 pm. While going to pray in the mosque, the neighboring remote control gate opened and closed and got stuck inside the gate. The injured child was taken to a private hospital in Kottakkall, but his life could not be saved.

No one was in the house where the accident happened. It is not clear what happened technically. The body will be buried in the Juma Masjid graveyard on Friday after post-mortem at Manjeri Medical College Hospital.