New Delhi: The body of a one-and-a-half- month-old baby girl was found in a drain in central Delhi, the police said today. The body was found yesterday in Anand Parbat.

It is being probed whether the baby, who was found wrapped in a red cloth, had died before being dumped in the drain, they said.

The police were informed around 4.45 pm yesterday about the baby girl lying in a drain. Further investigation is underway, the police said.