Cuttack: Police recovered the body of a newborn baby from Manguli Chhak in Choudwar of Cuttack district on Wednesday.
According to sources, this morning some locals spotted the corpse which was badly mauled by the crows and stray dogs. The locals immediately alerted the police about the incident.
The police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter.
Police suspect that the child was abandoned by its parents immediately after the delivery.