A new born baby boy was found dead with his throat slit behind a building in Pisawali village in Kalyan division of the district, police said today.
On receiving information yesterday of the body of a baby lying near the building they went to the spot and found that the throat of the new born was slit with a sharp weapon and the body was packed in a blue coloured bag, said police.
Thane police have today registered an offence of murder and destruction of evidence.
Manpada police have launched a manhunt to nab the culprits, police said.
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