Monday, November 9, 2009

Wanted: Babies for Rent

"Probe into baby 'lent to beggars'
By Habib Beary in Bangalore "

"Child welfare officials are investigating the case of a baby who was reportedly rented out to beggars in the southern Indian city of Bangalore.

A state child protection panel says it will file a police complaint once it gets more information from the parents.
The nanny reportedly told the parents she would "rent" the baby for 100 rupees ($2) a day to beggars who attract more sympathy with an infant. "
Read the full story: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8349982.stm

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