Parlakhemundi: A newborn baby girl was found abandoned in an isolated area near FCI godown of 6 Mile under Parlakhemundi police limits in Gajapati district, today morning.
She was rescued in a very critical condition by the locals. After intimating local police, the newborn baby was sent to District Headquarter Hospital, Gajapati.
The District Child Protection Unit will be ensuring the treatment of the girl child who is still critical. She has been shifted to ICU for better care. Meanwhile, the police are trying to ascertain who abandoned the baby and why.