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Mumbai woman orders ice cream online, discovers human finger inside it

The Malad Police have registered a case against the company, while the ice cream has been sent for further investigation.

Profile imageBy CNBCTV18.com June 13, 2024, 2:33:17 PM IST (Updated)
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Mumbai woman orders ice cream online, discovers human finger inside it
In a bizarre incident, a human finger was found inside an ice cream cone ordered online in Mumbai, police said. A woman, residing in the Malad area of India's financial capital, ordered an ice cream cone online but was left shocked when she unwrapped it. She ordered it from Yummo Ice Creams, reports said.



“A woman found a piece of a human finger inside an ice cream cone that was ordered online in the Malad area of Mumbai. After which the woman reached Malad police station,” ANI quoted police as saying.

"We have the piece of flesh for forensic tests to establish if it is part of a human finger or flesh of some other creature. We have filed an FIR in the matter," Malad Police told CNBCTV18.


A viral photograph of the ice cream cone shows a human finger sticking out of the top of it.

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A senior police official told The Free Press Journal that the place where the ice cream has been manufactured and packed will also be searched by the officials. “We have taken it up seriously,” the police official added.

Several users raised concerns over the incident on X and demanded an investigation.

“What the hell is this? A woman in #Mumbai found a piece of a human finger in the ice cream cone she ordered online from ‘Yummo Ice Cream’. Serious investigation is needed. @MumbaiPolice,” one user wrote.

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Another one added, "While we hear cockroaches etc in food, now human-fingers found in ice cream ordered online in the Malad area of #Mumbai. #Icecream company is #Yummo. Dear Mumbaikars, please make sure @MumbaiPolice get to the bottom of this and not bury it as usual!"


Further investigation into the matter is currently underway.
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