The bodies of two infants, a male and a female, and a foetus were found among the bushes near Kasimuniappan temple on the banks of River Thirumanimuthar in Salem on Tuesday morning. “It is suspected that they could have been dumped by some hospital. Cause of the death is under investigation”, the

Salem Town police said and added that they have registered a case under section 312 of the Indian Penal Code, based on a complaint from the

Village Administrative Officer in-charge of

Salem Town, Siva. Sub Inspector of Police V. Palaniandi is investigating the case.