Vikarabad: An infant’s dead body found in garbage bin

Hyderabad: The dead body of an infant girl was found in Vikarabad, cloth-wrapped, lying in a trash can.

Police informed, when sanitary workers came to clean the garbage on Friday morning from one of the bins in Vaddera Basthi they found something wrapped in a cloth, reported DC.

They tried to move it aside, due to its weight it did not move. They opened the pack suspectingly and found the body of the newborn girl inside. They, in turn, informed the revenue staff and hence the police got alerted.

Police claimed that she could be a week old. A murder case was registered and the body was sent for autopsy. Police said they have started investigating medical records at hospitals of surrounding areas for getting clues.