Shillong: The Superintendent of Police, East Khasi Hills, Shillong, has informed that an unknown fetus wrapped in cotton pad and kept in a red polythene bag was found near Umiew River on 30th October, 2019 at 3:30 PM. In this connection, a case vide Madanriting PS Case No.117(11)2019 u/s 318 IPC has been registered and investigation taken up.
At present, the fetus has been kept in Shillong Civil Hospital Morgue. Any person having knowledge and identity of the parent of the fetus may inform the Police at the mobile numbers: +919863066751 or +918794063454.
The Superintendent of Police, East Khasi Hills, Shillong, has also informed that on 31.10.2019, one unknown male aged 50-55 years (approx) was found sick and lying at Polo market. He was shifted and admitted in Shillong Civil Hospital for medical treatment but on the same day at around 8:20 PM, the said person expired and the body of the deceased is kept in the Civil Hospital Morgue Room for identification.
This Press Release is issued for information of the general public for identification of the deceased. All fellow citizens are requested to contact Shillong P.C.R: Phone No:- 0364-2222277, in the event of identifying the deceased.