Father sold his 11-month-old son for £ 270 to get sober
A resident of the village of Astal in the eastern Indian state of Orissa, Balaram Mukhi, is accused of selling his 11-month-old son for £ 270 (about 20 thousand rubles), most of which he spent on alcohol. For the rest, the man bought himself a mobile phone and a silver bracelet for his seven-year-old daughter.
The child decided to buy the child, which survived the death of its eldest son, who was 24 years old. The mother fought depression for a long time, after which her husband asked friends to find a baby for them. The man believed that the child could save his beloved, so preparing for adoption.