A newborn boy has died in India after a doctor allegedly removed the baby's genitals to prove he was when he predicted it would be a girl.
The doctor, named in Indian media as Anuj Kumar, is reported to have surgically removed the child's penis and testicles at his private clinic in Chatra district of Jharkhand state.
Police launched a probe after a compnt from the baby's parents Guriya Devi and Anil Panda, according to the Indian Express.
D-H-G, Singapore, Singapore, 2 days ago
OMG... the more you hear the scarier it is!!
midnightrider1963, Windy City, United Kingdom, 2 days ago
Lilesosanna, Dublin, Ireland, 2 days ago
That poor baby.
Silviajasmine, Carshalton, United Kingdom, 2 days ago
What did I just read????? Is this doctor an idiot? All foetuses start off as girls ?
El, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 2 days ago
I have no words for what I've just read.
heymikey, Texas, United States, 2 days ago
India. Figures, what a horrifying place.
Bonso, Everywere, United Kingdom, 2 days ago
Unbelievable! Gob smacked, and less.
ALTICUS, A Bit Grim Burton Upon Trent , United Kingdom, 2 days ago
I can't believe what I've just read, simply horrific
Domingo Lindo, Madrid, Spain, 2 days ago
I just read the headline and felt really sick and could not read the article.
Tom Dooley111, The Sky, Netherlands, 2 days ago
Oh jesus. Poor child.
saltire, South of the border, United Kingdom, 2 days ago
Dear God almighty!!! What is going on in that country!!?
TruthChecker, Cape Canaveral, United States, 2 days ago
That's not a doctor. Thats a butcher
Jeanine222, Atlanta, United States, 2 days ago