7-year-old dies after ‘Chinese manjha’ slits her throat

Chinese manjha

According to police, a seven-year-old girl died on Wednesday when her throat was sliced by a stray ‘Chinese manjha,’ (glass-coated kite string).

The deceased was a resident of Delhi’s Paschim Vihar West, according to Delhi Police. Officials stated that the information came from Sri Balaji Action Hospital. The girl was riding a motorcycle with her sister and parents near Guru Harkishan Nagar in Delhi’s Paschim Vihar neighborhood.

According to the authorities, the daughter was sitting in front of her father, who was driving the motorcycle at the time of the collision. Her parents hurried her to the hospital, but she was proclaimed dead.

A case has been filed under Section 304 A of the Indian Penal Code (causing death through negligence). More research is being conducted.