LAHORE - A newborn went missing from the gynaecology ward of the Jinnah Hospital on Monday.

Resident of Kot Radha Kishan, Asma Kashif gave birth to twins late on Sunday. The father of the missing baby, Muhammad Kashif, blamed the hospital staff, saying that that one of his twin babies had gone missing from the gynaecology ward.

The parents and relatives lodged a strong protest and demanded immediate recovery of the baby.

MS Dr Muhammad Afzal told the media that three attendants were present with the twins in the ward when the twins were handed over to the parents from the labour room. 

He said an inquiry has been ordered and the security guard of the ward has also been suspended. Meanwhile, a case against unknown accused has been registered.