A newborn girl found abandoned in Tiruppur city on Saturday morning was rescued by officials from the Childline helpline 1098.
The baby was found in a bush at Periyar Colony in Anupparpalayam at 6 a.m. by C. Nandagopal, a member of the CPI(M) District Committee.
According to Mr. Nandagopal, the baby was wrapped in a white cloth and was found among bushes a few feet away from a dustbin. The umbilical cord was still attached to the baby when she was found. “The baby must have been abandoned only an hour before we found it,” he said.
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