February 26, 2021, 6:44 am
Md.Latiful Azam, Kishoreganj (Nilphamari): Police have arrested the mother of a newborn Vijay who was left in a paddy field on November 19 at Dakhkhin Chandkhana Dahaban Gajna bill in Chandkhana Union of Kishoreganj Upazila of Nilphamari.
Upon receiving the news on Sunday afternoon, police officer in charge Abdul Awal brought the woman to the police station for questioning. She is the daughter of Anishul Islam of North Singargari Padma village of Magura union.
It may be mentioned that on Thursday, November 19, the mother of the newborn, Anika Akhter, secretly dropped the unborn child at an unknown time in the paddy field of Dakshin Chandkhana Gajna Beel in the neighboring union.
That morning, Amal of Dahaban village in South Singergari saw her granddaughter lying on her lap on her way home with her granddaughter through the paddy field boundary. Later, Amal rescued the newborn from the paddy field and brought him home.
Radha Rani, the wife of Bisadu Chandra around the house, took care of the newborn. When there was a commotion in the area, the police rescued the newborn and admitted him to Kishoreganj Health Complex.
Police Officer-in-Charge Abdul Awal named the newborn bijoy in the month of bijoy. Eleven people along with the Upazila Nirbahi Officer applied to adopt the newborn.
In this regard, Kishoreganj Police Station Officer-in-Charge Abdul Awal confirmed the arrest of the mother of the newborn and said that the interrogation is going on now and the details will be known later.