Newborn baby girl abandoned in rubbish dump

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A NEWBORN baby girl was found abandoned at a private rubbish dump in Lumapas by a local resident yesterday.

The resident discovered the baby girl wrapped in a batik cloth inside a bin when he visited the site to dispose of rubbish and heard her crying.

The police said the man, whose name was withheld, reported the matter to Lumapas Police Station at about 9am, shortly after discovering the baby.

The baby girl is healthy and was taken to Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital for further medical tests.

The Brunei Times