Woman steals newborn baby boy from hospital after she delivers girl for fifth time in row
THE INCIDENT TAKES PLACE AT A GOVERNMENT HOSPITAL IN HAZARIBAG
RANCHI: A woman stole the newborn baby boy of a mother from hospital in Jharkhand after she gave birth to baby girl for the fifth time in a row.
The incident took place at a government hospital in Hazaribagh district in Jharkhand on Thursday. Acting swiftly, the police have recovered the stolen baby and handed over to his mother.
As per reports, Khusaboo Devi, a resident of Simaraia in Chatra district, had delivered a baby boy at the hospital but on Thursday she was amazed to find a girl baby lying by her side and raised an alarm.
Subsequently, the matter was handed over to the police. During inquiry it was found that a woman who had been allotted a bed next to her had swapped the baby with the help of a nurse and fled while leaving behind her baby girl.
Very soon, the police conducted raids at her residence and recovered the baby boy from her lap.
The police have arrested the nurse. The accused woman will be arrested after she gets cured.