THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A one-year-old boy here has been admitted at the general hospital after he was seriously wounded in an attack by a stray dog near his house in Poonthura. The boy who sustained injuries has been identified as Vimal, son of Varghese and Shalini of Poonthura.
The dog bit the baby on his lids, ear and abdomen. When his parents came out of the house hearing the cry of the baby, the dog barked and jumped on to them. Finally, the local residents chased the dog away.
The incident happened when the baby was standing in front of the house in the morning.