Jamshedpur, Feb 23: The newborn baby who was found lying abandoned at a jungle in Ghurabandha in Ghatshila sub-division on September 6 and subsequently landed at MGM Medical College Hospital for treatment is likely to reach to parents.
The police have on Saturday collected blood samples of the newborn baby in question and her alleged parents Horo Purty and wife Pangela for a DNA test to be done at RIMS in a couple of days.
OC, Sakchi thana Kunal Kumar said they have already taken the blood samples of the newborn baby, her alleged parents from the Sadar Hospital in Khasmahal on Saturday.
“The baby is doing fine.We are now waiting for court’s permission after getting which we will send it to the RIMS in Ranchi for the DNA test,” said Kumar.
He stated that the newborn baby who is in the custody of Child Welfare Committee (CWC), Jamshedpur had been brought to the Sadar Hospital from the CWC’s Sahyog Village in Sonari and the couple had come from their home in West Singhbhum.
The OC said they are confident that the baby will get the parents. They do not know how long it will take for the DNA report to come out and stated that they would act according to the DNA test report only and hand over the newborn to the couple if the report matches.