Sambalpur: A newborn male was stolen from the Sambalpur Sadar hospital today . The child was only a few hours old when the parents and family members found the baby missing.
The child theft occurred from the gynaecology department of the hospital as per the allegation in the FIR at the Town police station. The child belonged to a couple from the Jujumara block of Amlipalli who allege that the male child was stolen withing few hours after delivery.
The CDMO Kodandadhara Rao has accepted the incident of child theft and police has begun its investigation into the matter.