Koraput, Feb 13: A newborn girl child mysteriously went missing from Koraput Medical College & Hospital on February 13. Family members of the baby have lodged a complaint before the hospital administration.
Sources said, Tulsina Goud of Silkaguda village under Papadahandi block in Nabrangpur had given birth to a girl child in her residence.
Tulsina fell ill after delivery for which she was admitted to Sahid Laxman Nayak Medical College & Hospital, Koraput in a critical condition.
However, she died while undergoing treatment. At the same time, the newborn girl was under medical care in Special Neonatal Care Unit(SNCU) of the hospital.
When Tulsina’s sister returned to the hospital after completing her crematory to take their baby, she did not find the baby in the SNCU.
On the other hand, the SNCU authorities said that a family member of Tulsina had taken the baby from the SNCU.
Tulsina’s family has lodged a complaint before the hospital administration. A probe is now on basing on the cctv footage, said a medical official.