Chennai, May 27: In an unfortunate incident in Tamil Nadu, a minor girl allegedly died in her sleep after starting to bleed from her nose. The alleged incident occurred in the early hours of Saturday, May 25, when the seven-year-old girl died while sleeping after bleeding from her nose. The deceased girl has been identified as S Lakshmikumari.

Cops said that the minor girl is a resident of Fairlands. According to a report in the Times of India, the girl allegedly died in her sleep after she suddenly started bleeding from her nose. The alleged incident took place at her home in Tamil Nadu's Salem. Tamil Nadu Shocker: Teen Murders 10-Year-Old Boy For Speaking Ill of Mother at School in Madurai.

Police officials said that on Friday night, the deceased girl's mother, S Poojakumari, gave her daughter chapati and brinjal curry for dinner. After eating her food, S Lakshmikumari went to sleep. An hour later, Poojakumari saw that her daughter was bleeding from her nose. She immediately rushed her daughter to a nearby private hospital.

Over there, the doctors advised her to take her daughter to the Salem government, Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College and Hospital (SGMKMCH), for further treatment. However, doctors at SGMKMCH declared S Lakshmikumari brought dead at around 12.30 am. Tamil Nadu Shocker: Man Hacked to Death in Broad Daylight in Front of His Girlfriend in Tirunelveli; Disturbing Video of Attack Surfaces.

D Gandhimathi, the police inspector of Fairlands, said that they had sent the minor girl's vital organs for a viscera test to ascertain if any poisonous substances were present in the food. Meanwhile, the police have registered a case and begun investigating the matter.

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