Bhubaneswar, Dec 4 (LocalWire): Police today registered a case against forgetful parents who had left their one-and-a-half-year-old daughter locked in a parked car in front of Dhenkanal district headquarters hospital.
The toddler was spotted in a distressed and asphyxiated state, screaming inside the car yesterday. Not finding the parents, the hospital security personnel rescued the baby by breaking open the window pane of the car.
‘We have registered a case against Pradip Mishra and his spouse for criminal negligence on their part which could have resulted in the death of their daughter,’ said police officials.
A case has been registered under Juvenile Justice (care and protection of children) Act, 2016 provision, they added.