2-Year-Old Girl Drowns In A Basin At Her Caretaker’s House

A 2-year-old girl was found unconscious in a water basin at her caretaker’s house in Batu Maung, Penang on Tuesday (2nd March).

According to Astro AWANI, the toddler lost consciousness after she drowned in a basin that was filled with water. 

The Penang General Hospital pronounced the victim dead yesterday (3rd March).

2-year-old girl drowns in a basin at her caretaker’s housePhoto via Sinar Harian

Her grandmother told reporters that the family was shocked when they found out, as the caretaker had been taking care of the victim, Sophia Fatehah Wan Farhan Danial, for a long time.

She added that she was in Taiping when she received the call from her son. 

The victim’s parents work in a factory in Bayan Lepas. Sophia was the youngest of two children. 

Our deepest and most sincere condolences go out to Sophia’s family. We hope you stay strong! 

By: Aishah Akashah Ahadiat