In a shocking incident, a woman dropped off a baby girl in a deserted lane in Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh. The incident took place on Wednesday and the CCTV camera caught the woman dropping the baby.
The video that provoked anger on social media shows a woman in a grey Santro car leaving the baby girl on the steps outside a house.
The police immediately rushed to the baby’s rescue and admitted her to a local hospital for treatment. The Chief Medical Officer stated the baby was in a critical condition. He further added they hope for her quick recovery.
#WATCH An unidentified woman drops a new-born baby on a street from a car in Muzaffarnagar. CMO Muzaffarnagar says, “the new-born is under treatment but her condition remains critical. We are hopeful of her recovery.” (Source:CCTV footage) pic.twitter.com/Q6gyEAo6Q6
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This comes after footage of a Kerala couple abandoned their 5 day old baby outside a church. In the video, the father is seen kissing the baby before leaving it outside the church. The police arrested the couple who said they were ashamed socially for having their fourth baby.