An 18-month-old girl was rushed in an unconscious state to the Makarios children’s hospital in Nicosia after nearly drowning in a swimming pool.
The daughter of Russian nationals living permanently in Pareklissia, Limassol was found in the family pool at around 12:40 on Friday.
She was taken out and first aid was administered.
The police were notified and the child was taken by ambulance to the Limassol General Hospital where she was put on a respirator.
Due to the seriousness of her condition, the girl was then rushed to Makarios Hospital in the capital.