A four-year-old girl died after allegedly consuming spurious medicine at Pala Sahibabad in the Old City area, the police said here on Thursday.

Vishaka died after she was allegedly given spurious medicine purchased from a local medicine store in the morning, they said.

Later, locals held violent protests at Sasni Gate police station.

The girl’s father has filed a complain against the owner of the store, who is absconding, the police added.- PTI