Nainital, Apr 11: A man under influence of alcohol threw his 11-month old daughter in gutter causing her instant death. The incident took place in Lalkuan area of Nainital.
The accused, Girish, was a habitual alcoholic. In an inebriated condition, he took his minor daughter for a walk.
As he was heavily drunk, the girl slipped down from his hands. The toddler got serious injuries and was bleeding profusely. She had also lost her consciousness.
Girish became nervous and threw her in a nearby gutter considering her to be dead.