The incident took place at Orchid Apartment in Pimple Saudagar yesterday, and the deceased has been identified as Ruchi Jaiswall.

PI Saifan Mujawar of Sangavi Police Station said that girls father works with a software firm and her mother is a housewife. “While her mother was having lunch in the kitchen, Ruchi crawled to the balcony.

She may have fallen down from the gap between the railing,” he said. The police have registered a case of accidental death, and the body has been handed over to the family after the post mortem.