Infant’s body found floating in river
The infant's body was discovered approximately 100 meters south of the East-West highway.
KATHMANDU: A newly born baby’s body was discovered in the Paliya river in Jhapa’s Mechinagar Municipality-6.
The body was found floating in the water on Friday morning, according to Deputy Inspector Gyan Kumar Mahato of the Kakarbhitta Police Office.
The infant’s body was discovered approximately 100 meters south of the East-West highway.
The baby was thrown into the river as soon as it was born, according to police. The incident is being investigated by the police.