A new born baby girl, who was found in a dustbin three days ago, was handed over to the police on Thursday.

The girl was found by Hasansab Abdulsab Kattimani, who heard her cries near Kariyamma temple on Uday hostel road when he was on his way to work. The police said the child would be sent to Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubli, for neonatal care for three months and would be handed over to the Department of Women and Child Development.