Benjamin Ralia. [File Photo]
Police have recovered the body of the three-year-old child reported missing earlier this week in Nadi.
Police Chief Operations Officer ACP Abdul Khan say it is believed that Benjamin Ralia died in an alleged drowning case.
He says as investigations continue into the circumstances surrounding Ralia’s death, police are pleading with parents and guardians to be vigilant and alert to their children’s activities at all times.
Ralia was last seen with his relatives at their home in Qeleloa, Nadi on Tuesday.
According to the information gathered by police from the neighbours and members of nearby communities, they last saw Ralia walking along the Dratabu Road alone.
A post mortem will be conducted to ascertain cause of death.