Buried Alive

  • Three girls buried alive in Samastipur September 8, 2013

    Three teenaged girls were killed and two others injured on Sunday as earth caved in on them in a village in Bihar's Samastipur district. The incident took place in Mohammadpur village as mound of earth caved in on five girls while they were digging soil for some function at their homes,...
  • Coimbatore: Minor buried alive under ration sacks January 13, 2013

    Coimbatore: A seven-year-old boy died on Saturday when some bags of ration articles fell on him at nearby Tirupur, police said. The boy had gone with his mother to the shop at Veethikadai and reportedly climbed on the bags and was playing. A bag got dislodged and the boy fell down...
  • Pak: Man buries his two-day old daughter alive July 14, 2012

    Lahore: In a horrific incident, a man in Pakistan's Punjab province allegedly buried alive his two-day-old daughter because her face was deformed. Chand Khan, a resident of Kacha Khu area in Khanewal city, who allegedly buried the girl on Friday, has now been arrested. His brother and son were present at...
  • Girl child rescued after being buried alive by kin July 6, 2007

    New Delhi: A two-day-old baby girl has been rescued from a sandpit in Mehbubnagar in Andhra Pradesh, after she was allegedly buried alive. Police say the baby's maternal grandparents tried to bury her alive. The baby's grandfather is reported to have told the police that he did it because he...