A two year old boy died after he fell into an uncovered manhole in Changning, Hunan province, on May 20.
The boy, referred to as Feifei in the Chinese media, was playing with friends near his home when he disappeared, he was later found floating on the surface of the water beneath the uncovered manhole. The boy showed no sign of life when the ambulance arrived 15 minutes later.
The boy’s family said they have yet to receive any response from the local government or the company which reportedly owns the manhole.
In March, a 21 year old woman fell down an uncovered manhole in Changsha, her body was never found.