Angul: Police rescued a newborn girl abandoned by her parents from a bush here this afternoon and admitted to Palalhada hospital for treatment. Her condition is stated to be stable.
As the baby was not fed in past two-three days, she fell sick. Her condition is stable now; the doctor informed adding that the anganwadi workers are taking care of her.
According to reports, the newborn girl was rescued from a bush near pond at Shiliamunda village in Angul district.
The baby was first spotted by some locals who informed the police.
The newborn girl is suspected to have been abandoned by her parents. She will be handed over to CWC after she gets recovered from sickness, said Child Development Project Officer (CDPO).