Balasore: A newborn girl, believed to be one-day-old, was found abandoned on the road near Phuladi, on the outskirts of Balasore town.
Two passersby spotted the infant wrapped in a cloth crying on the road. They rescued the baby and rushed to the Balasore district headquarters hospital.
The hospital authorities informed the police and Childline officials.
The infant is undergoing treatment at Paediatric ward of the hospital. Her condition is stated to be stable.
The medical staffs have also requested the Childline department to take necessary step for the baby.
On being alerted, police also reached the spot and trying to find out about the kids’ parents or who left.
The infant will be handed over to Childline after treatment.