7 aborted fetuses in bottles get spotted drifting in drain in Belagavi
On the borders of the Karnataka village of Mudalagi, in the Belagavi district, seven aborted babies were found stashed in bottles.
As many as seven aborted babies were spotted drifting in a drain in Mudalagi village of Belagavi district in Karnataka.
The fetuses stashed in bottles were discovered floating in a sewer under a bridge on Friday.
Police officials believe it to be a homicide. The incident was brought to light after a few Belagavi locals noticed the boxes floating in a drain near the Mudaligi bus stop. When the cops arrived they conducted an additional investigation.
The police have filed an FIR and are conducting a thorough investigation. According to the sources, all fetuses were believed to be five months old and housed at the Belagavi Government Hospital’s mortuary.
“In a canister, seven fetuses were discovered. Detection of fetal sex and murder were identified in five-month-old embryos. Following notification of the district authorities, a team of officials will be assembled to launch an investigation,” said Dr. Mahesh Koni, the district’s health and family welfare officer.
The discovered embryos were kept in a hospital and then brought to the District Functional Science Center for analysis, the speaker continued.
Further investigation is underway.