A body of infant girl child was recovered from Pachin river near Borpani today.
Naharlagun Police station Investigation Officer Sushant Jha said that as per information and locals the body was spotted at around 2.30 this afternoon an informed to the police, the body was fished out and found that the body belongs to girl child and may be 4-5 days old.
He said that the body was found floating and was identified only by the hair and accordingly a UD case have been registered at vide Case No-06/18 u/s-174 CrPc.
He inform so far investigation done reveals that there was no such institutional delivery in the Naharlagun township and if the parents hailing from the town then the delivery might have been done at home as the umbilical cord was found hanging with the body.
The body have been kept at Morgue of RK Mission for next 72 hours for identification and claim by anybody and later PM would be done and DNA will be preserved. Jha added.