Angul: A newborn girl was found abandoned near the embankment of a pond in Cheliamunda village under Pallahara police station limits in the district on today.
The newborn infant baby girl was spotted by some villagers who went to the pond in the area to attend nature’s call early in this morning overheard her crying in an abandoned condition. They spotted the helpless baby dumped in the pond embankment. The residents immediately intimated the matter to the local police.
The police later rushed the baby to Pallahara CHC for health check-up.
The doctors treating the baby at the hospital said she was recovering from her injuries and her condition was stated to be stable.
The police has launched an investigation to trace out the parents of the baby girl and in this connection began inquiries with hospitals and clinics in the area. .