Kolkata: 3 babies found abandoned in bush along canal in Falta

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KOLKATA: The local police on Tuesday evening found three babies abandoned in a bush close to a canal at Falta in South 24-Parganas. A call was received by the duty officer at Falta police station from a local resident stating that they could hear cries of babies in the Chandmala area. Police rushed to the area and launched a search.

“The cops alongside a few villagers began following the shouts. Minutes after the fact, they found the three infants wrapped in a cover in a bramble on the banks of the waterway,” an officer said. Among the infants, two are little girls and the other one is a baby boy. They have been admitted to Diamond Harbor Hospital.

Further details are awaited.