NILAI: A newborn baby girl, with the umbilical cord still attached, was found abandoned on the roadside in Taman Sri Pelangi housing area in Mantin, 15 km from here, this morning.
Nilai District Police chief Supt Zaldino Zaludin said a woman, who was on her way to work, found the baby near a roadside drain, at 6.40 am.
“The baby was found wrapped in a towel. We have yet to ascertain its race. Weighing only 2.78kg, baby has fair skin with no signs of injury or bruises,” he told reporters here.
Zaldino said the baby was taken to the Tuanku Jaafar Hospital, Seremban, and was reported to be in stable condition.
Public with information about this baby are required to contact the nearest police station, he added.- BERNAMA