Female infant abducted from Government General Hospital

Thursday, November 23, 2017

A female infant was allegedly abducted by unknown woman from the post-colonial ward of the Government General Hospital, Kakinada today.

According to sources, Ganta Lakshmi (22), a resident of Hukumpeta village in Thondangi mandal was admitted to the hospital for delivery. On Thursday morning, the doctors conducted caesarean and shifted the mother and the infant to the post-gynaec ward. Around 6.14pm, an unknown woman covering her face with a veil entered the ward and allegedly abducted the infant from the bedside cradle. Even as the neo-natal mother alerted the attendants and the hospital staff, the woman managed to the leave the hospital premises.

The relatives of the woman brought the issue to the notice of the GGH officials and to the police as well. Additional SP A.R.Damodar rushed to the hospital and started investigation with the help of the footage of the CCTVs installed all over the GGH.

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