Guwahati: The body of the 18-day-old infant, who was kidnapped on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday, was found floating in a nearby pond in Bongaigaon district of Assam.
The incident took place at Nankar village where an infant was allegedly kidnapped by some unknown miscreants, while everyone was asleep in the house.
After filing an FIR, the infant’s parents were called to the police station for interrogation. Moments later, the infant’s body was recovered in a nearby pond.
Police reached the site and started an investigation. However, reason behind the kidnapping and murder is yet to be ascertained.
The culprit behind the crime has not been identified till the filing of this report. An investigation into the matter is underway.