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Newborn found dead in CMCH drain

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 15 September, 2021 12:00 AM
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CHATTOGRAM: The body of a premature newborn baby was recovered from the drain of Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) in the city on Tuesday.

Sources said sweepers of the hospital noticed the body while cleaning a drain adjacent to the administrative building at around 10:30am.

Later, the body was recovered and sent to the hospital morgue, said Inspector (investigation) Md Kamal Uddin of Panchlaish Police Station.

The body of the premature baby wrapped with polythene bag was found in the drain, he said.

However, no one has claimed the body and an unnatural death case was filed in this connection, he added.