29 May 2019
Koraput: In a tragic incident, the body of a newborn baby was found lying abandoned in garbage heap in Parabeda area of Jeypore here today morning.
Some locals spotted the body in the morning and immediately informed Childline officials about the matter. Childline officials along with District Child Production Unit recovered the body from the garbage dump and rushed it for post-mortem. According to sources, the child had not been carried for a full term (nine months) and was born at seven months instead.
On intimation, cops reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter.