Abandoned newborn rescued from roadside in Boudh
Boudh: An abandoned newborn boy has been rescued from the roadside near Diksira area in Boudh district late last night.
According to sources, a youth who was passing by the area heard the baby crying and upon searching spotted the newborn dumped there.
He immediately rescued the baby and rushed the newborn to Puruna Cuttack hospital.
Later, police reached the spot after being informed about the matter.
The newborn baby is suspected to have been abandoned by her parents. The baby has been handed over to the Child Welfare Committee after being discharged from the hospital, the police said.