Abandoned newborn rescued from roadside in Jajpur
Jajpur: An abandoned newborn boy was rescued by Jajpur Road police from a roadside near Chorda Chhak in Vyasanagar Municipality of Jajpur district on Tuesday morning.
The police admitted the newborn to a nearby hospital.
Though the health condition of the infant was stated to be stable, he might be shifted to Sishu Bhavan in Cuttack if required, said a doctor.
Meanwhile, the police launched a probe to trace out the parents of the abandoned child. The police and the hospital authorities have intimated the district child protection unit about the matter.