Abandoned baby girl admitted to child care unit

A woman allegedly abandoned her two-month-old baby girl in a nursing home on the pretext of procuring treatment for her.

Maha wants decriminalisation of child abandonment by mothers

The Maharashtra government has
proposed an amendment to the Indian Penal Code, to
decriminalise abandonment of children by unwed mothers to curb
malpractises in domestic and inter-country adoptions.