A 10-month old baby girl was brutally beaten up by a maid in a day care centre in Navi Mumbai. The insane act was caught on CCTV camera of the day care centre in which the maid Afsana Shaikh can be seen clearly beating the infant. The video has gone viral on social media as the infant has been admitted to hospital with several internal injuries. The maid and the owner of the day care centre have been arrested by the Kharghar police and the incident has been probed by the authorities.
According to reports, the brutal incident took place at Purva Day Care centre famous in Kharghar where several kids are kept by working mothers and fathers. The video shows that the frustrated maid – identified as Afsana Shaikh, 29, – first beats the 10-month old baby girl with her hands and when the infant started crying she throws her on the floor. The infant when kept crying the maid beats her badly after which the girl gets unconscious.
In the video, some other kids can also be seen sleeping quietly and from visuals, it appears that they were forced to sleep silently at the centre.
According to Dainik Bhaskar, the incident took place on November 21, after which day care centre owner Priyanka Nikam and Afsana Nasir Shaikh (maid) were arrested. The duo was presented before a local court on the next day after which Priyanka was given bail and Afsana was sent to judicial custody for 14 days.
The doctors under whom the infant was admitted said that the kid suffered some internal head injuries due to which she has been kept under observation. Mother of the infant has alleged that police went soft on the accused and due to which one of them were successful in getting bail. The cops are investigating the reason behind Afsana’s behaviour. Further probe is on.