Kharghar daycare centre owner, help booked for attempt to murder
NAVI MUMBAI: The owner and domestic help of a Kharghar daycare centre were charged withattempttomurderadayafter they were arrested for assaulting a nine-month-old girl under their care. CCTV footage at the centre shows the help throwing the baby to the floor and tossing her around. Both the accused had been previously booked for voluntarily causing grievous hurt and common intention.
The incident angered locals, with around 80 activists from political parties taking down hoardings and breaking railings and shutters at the centre that had
Meanwhile, the baby’s mother said her daughter is too traumatised to be with her or any other woman. The girl is under observation at Fortis Hospital in Vashi.
While Maharashtra has no has noregulatoryormonitoringmech-
anismforcrèchesandplayschools, Sanjay Kumar, secretary, women and child development, said the Centre is making a draft policy for regulating creches, which will be followed by the state government.