Abandoned baby found decomposed in Wanpoh

Umaisar Gull Ganie

Kulgam, Jun 2: In a shocking incident, a newborn baby, who is believed to have been abandoned by her parents, was found dead and decomposed by police in Wanpoh area on south Kashmir’s Kulgam district.
The infant, who had been kept in a bag as per eyewitnesses, was abandoned across the road at Wanpoh opposite J&K Bank, in-charge SHO Police Post Mir Bazar, Mohammad Iqbal, said.
Police have registered a case under relevant sections of law and further investigations have been taken up.
Meanwhile, many people associated with the health department have condemned the act and sought the authorities’ intervention in this regard.