Newborn baby kidnapped from Karachi hospital recovered
< KARACHI: A one-day-old baby was recovered by police a day after he was kidnapped from a hospital in Karachi.
Police raided a house in Machar Colony, a slum near Sohrab Goth, and recovered the child.
The child was kidnapped on Thursday from Qatar Hospital, Orangi Town.
According to the family, the alleged kidnapper, a woman dressed as a doctor took the crying baby from his grandmother, and fled.
The kidnapper could be seen in CCTV footage obtained by police. The baby’s father maintains that the hospital staff knows the woman.
SP Orangi Town Hasan Sardar said police is on the lookout for the alleged kidnapper.
In September last year, a new born baby was kidnapped from the Abbasi Shaheed hospital.