Incident Reports

New born baby girl abandoned


Madhes, Dhanusha, Janakpur, Ward 7

A newborn infant was found near a pond in Janakpur. The infant was found in the bush on the north edge of Janaki Sarovar district of Janakpur sub-municipality 7 on Tuesday. Ward Chairperson Janakram Sah rescued the child with the help of police and sent the baby for treatment at Janakpur Zonal Hospital. Satyanarayan Alok, director of the orphanage of  Child Ashram, said that the condition of infant is normal. It was assumed that infant was abandoned because she was a girl.

Search for the mother of the infant is underway.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Infanticide
Weapons None
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Election-related cause primary
Local Newspaper - Rautahat