Police recovered a kidnapped newborn child from the Allied Hospital in Faisalabad on Tuesday and arrested a woman and her husband.

The child had been kidnapped by a woman on Monday, who had pretended to be a member of the hospital staff. According to the police, the woman took the child by saying that he needed vaccination.

After the child’s parents reported the case, police quickly responded and used the CCTV camera footage. The child was recovered from the Makka City in Malkhanwala.

A woman and her husband were also arrested by the police as, according to the police, they had kidnapped the child in order to trade. Police registered a case against them.