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Rescued newborn dies at DMCH

  • Published at 01:13 pm February 25th, 2019
File photo of Dhaka Medical College Hospital
File photo of the entrance of Dhaka Medical College Hospital Dhaka Tribune

She had been receiving treatment at the Dhaka Medical College and Hospital

A newborn baby girl—who was rescued from a women's ward bathroom at Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) on Sunday—has died.

Confirming the matter to the Dhaka Tribune DMCH police station Inspector Md Bachchu Mia said: "The rescued baby was undergoing treatment here. She was admitted here around 7am on Sunday."

She died the same day around 7pm.

Bachchu added: "The body has been kept in the hospital morgue." 

Earlier on Sunday morning, a ward employee rescued a newborn baby from a women's ward bathroom at Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH). 

Later, the rescued baby was admitted to the hospital for proper care.