Angul: Even as the State Government is implementing measures and plans for the upliftment of girls and women in Odisha, a newborn girl child was found abandoned at Shiliamunda village under Pallahara in Angul district on Thursday.
According to reports, locals spotted the baby lying inside the bush near a pond and informed the police.
Police rushed to the spot and rescued the baby after which she was admitted to a nearby hospital.
Although the doctors at the hospital informed that the infant was not fed from the last three days, the condition of the baby is stated to be stable now.
The girl child will be handed over to the district Child Welfare Committee (CWC) after she completely recovers, informed Child Development Project Officer (CDPO).