Footage taken recently in Bareilly, northern India, shows concerned members of the public take the baby out the bag and prepare to take her to hospital
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A miracle newborn survived after being abandoned on the ground in just a plastic bag.
The baby was rushed to hospital after members of the public heard the tot's cries and rescued her.
Footage taken in Bareilly, northern India, shows a man carefully take the naked baby out of the white bag and keep her safe, while friends took clothes and a sheet out of the bag.
The men then wrap the girl in a large white sheet and put a blanket over her.
She was taken to hospital but, according to reports, is currently safe and out of danger.
An abandoned baby is rescued by friends in a village in rural India
(Image: Newslions/Jam Press)
Police are now investigating the matter.
A rise in female infanticides, defined as the deliberate killing of female babies, is currently gripping India as new cases are being recorded across the country with each passing day.
Last month, another baby was dumped in mud in the country.
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This newborn also survived after villagers in Sonoura rushed to rescue him from the soil.
Despite swallowing mud which blocked his respiratory tract, the tot recovered in hospital.