Infant girl found abandoned



Nashik: An infant girl was found abandoned in Morwadi locality of the city, police said on Thursday.

The baby girl, believed to be 10-day-old, was found wrapped and lying under a electronic distribution (DP) point in the area yesterday, they said.

She was taken under wings by social workers after they were alerted by locals who gathered at the spot hearing her cries, police said, adding the girl has been admitted in a private hospital and is doing well.

The infant weighed 2.5 kg and it is sheer luck that she survived the cold, added police.

PTI