Keonjhar: A newborn baby girl was rescued by some social workers, who found her abandoned under a tree at Sriram Nagar area of Barbil town in the district on Sunday.
Reportedly, the social workers received a call about the abandoned baby following which they rushed to the spot to rescue the child.
“The informer also asked us to feed the abandoned child but we insisted to admit her to the hospital,” said one of the social worker.
The newborn was initially admitted to Barbil Community Health Centre and was later shifted to Keonjhar District Headquarters Hospital (DHH). The health condition of the newborn is stated to be stable, said sources.