In a shocking incident, the father and grandfather of a newborn baby girl tried to bury a baby girl in Hyderabad. Thanks to an alert auto-rickshaw driver who became suspicious on the act of the two, raised an alarm so that Policemen rushed to the scene and started questioning the duo.
The incident occurred near the Jubilee Bus Station in Secunderabad. Kumar, an auto-rickshaw driver, found two men with one of them carrying something moving wrapped in a cloth, under suspicious circumstances. They reached a secluded place near the bus station and one of them started digging a pit.
When they were about to put the bundle in the pit, the auto-drive foiled their plans. They told the police that they were burying "stillborn" child but when the newborn started moving her hands and legs, police arrested both the accused and took custody of the infant, who got shifted to government-run Gandhi Hospital.
While the elder man holding the baby in his hands was the grandfather of the child, the one digging the grave was the father. Police said their replies were inconsistent. They claimed to be from Karimnagar district of Telangana. As per the suspicion, they did not want the girl child and hence were trying to bury her alive. Police were conducting investigations.