Rinsha slit baby's throat with same blade used to cut umbilical cord; Shocks everyone
Kozhikode: Rinsha, the woman who had slit the throat of her new born baby soon after giving birth, confirmed that she had cut the throat of the baby with the same blade she used to cut the umbilical cord. The incident took place on Sunday morning at Balussery.
“I had no any other way. It happened”, said Rinsha, the accused.
She is admitted in Kozhikode Medical College hospital for the post-delivery treatments under police protection. However, Rinsha regrets the crime, say police.
After getting separated from her husband, she has been living with her mother, a cancer patient and her brother. Her mother wasn’t able to go for any job. Innately, she started going for job. Meanwhile, Rinsha got pregnant and informed no one about it. She gave birth to the child at home and killed the baby in fear of humiliation and dishonour, explained Rinsha to police.
Neighbours had raised suspicion over Rinsha being pregnant and had asked her mother and brother about it. She kept away the locals by threating to commit suicide. However, she has not revealed who is the father of the child yet.
Rinsha said yes when the police asked her whether she had killed the baby. Following that she was taken to medical college hospital with the permission of magistrate.
Further legal actions will be taken after her treatment, said police. Investigation is progressing, they added.