The unidentified woman had taken the baby girl away last evening telling her grandmother that the doctor wanted to examine her and give a present, sources said.
But then the woman never returned following which the family, hailing from neighbouring Tiruchirappalli district, lodged a complaint.
The baby was delivered by caesarian section on July 8.
Police were examining the CCTV camera footage to identify the woman, sources added.
Namakkal (TN): A three-day-old child was allegedly abducted by a woman from the Government General Hospital here, police said on Wednesday.
First Published: Wednesday, July 11, 2012, 12:16