Police recovered the body of a newborn girl near Eden Mahila College of capital’s Azimpur area on Thursday morning.
Confirming the news, SM Tarek Aziz, a sub-inspector of Lalbagh Police Station, said, “The body of the newborn was recovered around 8:00 am from the area.He said, “The age of the newborn boy is approximately 1 day and the body has been sent to DMCH’s morgue for an autopsy.”
"The body was wrapped in a towel. We are suspecting someone dropped the body on the sidewalk," he said.
The cause of the death will be known after getting the autopsy report, he added.