A one-year-and-seven- month-old baby boy was allegedly thrown out from a bus by his own father, resulting in him receiving medical attention in the Children’s Ward at the Vila Central Hospital for injuries he received.

The incident attracted a lot of criticisms on social media.

Among the many people who have expressed their anger against the father’s hard-hearted actions and pity for the baby, was a young woman and her boyfriend who decided to adopt the boy.

When Daily Post contacted the young woman yesterday afternoon, she said they were still at the hospital, waiting for an approval from the uncle of the baby boy to take him home with them.

Police media confirmed a report on this heartbreaking incident has already been filed with the Family Protection Unit, but no further details on the incident and people involved in it could be released.

Police said the incident is under investigation and anyone involved in this incident will face the full course of justice.

Meanwhile, Daily Post understands from unconfirmed reports that prior to allegedly throwing his own baby out, the father had an argument with another woman, reported to be his new girlfriend.