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2-day-old baby girl flushed down the toilet

Eenadu India 2018-04-16 11:26:00

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Palakkad (Kerala): In a horrific incident two-day-old baby girl was flushed down the toilet at a clinic in Palakkad’s Malappuram area. The incident came to light when the plumbers tried to clean the clogged toilet.

According to the information, on Friday morning Dr Abdul Rehman, who runs the clinic noticed the blocked toilet. Following which he called a plumber to unblock it.

When the plumbers were trying to clear the clogged toilet, they noticed something which appeared like a ball. When they tried to pull it out, they were shocked to see the head of the baby. The body of the infant was stuck in the toilet and the placenta was attached to it.

"There wasn't much of a foul smell coming from the toilet. The body hadn't decomposed when we recovered it. But the baby's placenta was intact and there was blood inside the commode," the police said.

The police is suspecting that either the parents of the baby flushed her down the toilet or the mother delivered her in the commode.

Police are investigating the matter.