Abandoned Baby

  • New born abandoned in waste field, dies September 9, 2013

    A case of infanticide has come to light in Achnara village of Pratapgarh district, after a newborn girl was found dumped in a heap of agricultural waste in a field in Jaipur. The cries of the one-day-old baby attracted the attention of a villager, Sohanlal Meena, who recovered her from the...
  • J&K: Help pours in for abandoned baby with cleft lip September 21, 2012

    Srinagar: Hours after CNN-IBN broadcast the story of a five-day-old girl, abandoned due to a cleft lip, responses began streaming in with couples calling from Coimbatore and Bangalore to Chandigarh and the Kashmir valley. Voluntary groups have promised to find a new home for her. "We are getting calls and at...
  • J&K: 5-day-old baby girl with cleft lip found abandoned September 20, 2012

    Srinagar: A five-day old baby girl, born with a cleft lip, has been left abandoned by her parents in a Srinagar hospital. No one has come forward to claim the infant, who is now being fed through a tube. She hasn't got her name yet, but those who could have given...
  • NHRC issues notice to Haryana on abandoned baby girls July 12, 2012

    New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday issued notice to Haryana government in the wake of a reported spurt in cases of aby girls being abandoned in the state. "The NHRC has issued notice to the Haryana's chief secretary, asking him to submit a report on allegations, as...
  • New-born baby boy found abandoned in Gurgaon May 12, 2012

    Gurgaon: A baby boy was found abandoned near the main market of this technical hub of Haryana, police said, adding that this was the fourth such case in less than a month. The other three abandoned children were girls. The baby, who seemed only four to five days old was heard...
  • Delhi: Baby Falak's 5-year-old brother found February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Baby Falak's five-year-old brother was found in Uttam Nagar in Delhi on Wednesday. He will be handed over to Munni, who has claimed to be the two-year-old's mother. The boy had been missing for months and a search was launched in Delhi and Bihar after Munni's story came...
  • Dumped after birth, Gujarat baby gets new life August 14, 2007

    Ahmedabad: A baby boy - found abandoned in a garbage bin in Ahmedabad - has now got a new lease of life. Within hours of being born, the baby was dumped in a garbage bin at Hatkeshwar area of the city on Sunday. Luckily for the infant, local residents noticed...
  • Newborn dumped in a dustbin in Ahmedabad August 13, 2007

    New Delhi: A newborn baby boy was found wrapped in a bundle inside a garbage bin in Hatkeshwar, Ahmedabad on Sunday. According to eyewitnesses, a woman reportedly got out of a Honda City car and threw a bundle into the bin. However, the police has not confirmed these reports. The baby’s...
  • Baby abandoned on suspected HIV gets a clear report August 12, 2007

    New Delhi: Now, good news for baby Krittika who was abandoned thrice ever since she was just three days old. Reason? Apprehension that she could be an HIV positive. But now, the medical tests surprisingly have shown that she's in the clear. Little Kritika now sleeps peacefully in a ward at...
  • College girl adopts ditched baby June 20, 2007

    Ghaziabad: She may be just six days old, but Shradha has the entire Pathak household enthralled. She was abandoned near a garbage dump in Ghaziabad, where 22-year-old Kalpna found her struggling for life. And Kalpna instantly decided to adopt the child. "I am unmarried so my brother and sister-in-law will...
  • No official figure on ditched babies June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: If you ever visit an adoption home a baby's crib generally greets you at the entrance. This is where desperate parents abandon their children to an uncertain life. All sorts of babies come here - illegitimate ones, ones with physical and mental disabilities and unwanted baby girls. The one...