Abandoned newborn girl rescued in city
Bhubaneswar: An abandoned newborn girl was rescued from an isolated place near Prashanti Vihar in Bhubaneswar on Saturday.
According to sources, the locals heard the infant crying and found her dumped. They immediately rescued the baby girl and alerted the police about it.
On intimation, police reached the spot and admitted the newborn to a private hospital in a critical condition.
The newborn is undergoing treatment at KIMS hospital. The health condition of the baby is critical due to exposure to severe cold, sources said.
It is suspected that the infant might have been deserted in the wee hours. Police have launched a probe into the matter.