Kolkata: Chaos erupted at New Town’s Hatiara over the recovery of a new born baby’s body. The body was found lying beside a pond. The New Town police recovered the body and have sent it for post-mortem. The police have started an investigation.
A woman went to the pond on Friday morning to take a bath. When she entered the pond, she got a foul smell and noticed a polythene packet which has something full of blood. She understood that the smell was coming from the polythene. On going near to it, she saw the new born baby’s body.
Hearing the woman’s screams, the locals rushed to the area and informed the police. The New Town police rushed to the area. A local said that a big road goes adjacent to the pond. While going through the road, someone might have thrown the baby’s body wrapped in the polythene.