Everyday some bizarre incident use to happen around the world, which goes viral in the internet. Now in a shocking incident a couple from Uttar Pradesh sold their three-month-old son for Rs. 1.5 lakh to buy a second-hand car.
According to a media report, the matter came to light after the child's maternal grandparents lodged a complaint against the parents on Thursday.
The complaints copy said that the parents - residents of the Tirwa Kotwali police station area in Kannauj - sold their three-month-old baby to a Gursahaiganj-based businessman for Rs. 1.5 lakh “to buy a four-wheeler”.
According to the police “While the baby is still in the possession of the trader, we have called the woman and her husband for questioning on Friday.”
Last week a similar case was reported from China’s Zhejiang, a man recently sold his two-year-old son and then used the money to tour the country. The man used to constantly fight with his second wife and is alleged to have sold the boy nicknamed Jiajia from first marriage to relieve the burden of child care.