Ranni: Hundreds of people gathered to get a glimpse of ‘Godson’, the newborn who was kidnapped from the Kozhencherry district hospital by an unidentified woman, when he reached home escorted by police.

Godson is the son of Pastor Saji Chacko of Madathumpadi in Ranni and his wife Anitha. While at the hospital, Vechoochira-native Beena befriended the child’s parents and took away the baby on Thursday.

Police found the baby boy on Sunday night. When the mother and baby was discharged from the hospital, all other inmates of the hospital gathered to give them a warm sent off.

Aranmula police escorted them till Puthumon and Ranni police accompanied them to their house.