Hundreds of dead newborn girls have been found dumped in garbage piles in Pakistan

Hundreds of dead newborn girls have been found dumped in garbage piles in Pakistan over the last year as cultural preference for boys drives more parents to murder babies

  • 345 babies found in garbage in Karachi since January last year, charities reveal
  • 99 per cent found to be girls amid a cultural preference for boys, report says
  • In one horrifying case in, a four-day-old was found dead with her throat slit

Hundreds of dead newborn girls have been found dumped in garbage piles in Pakistan over the last year amid a cultural preference for boys, it has emerged.

A total of 345 babies have been found dead in refuse heaps in Karachi, Pakistan’s most populous city, since the beginning of 2017 with 99 per cent of them found to be girls, according to local reports.

In one horrifying case, a four-day-old was found dead with her throat slit. Another newborn was left on the steps of a mosque only to be stoned to death when a cleric assumed it was an ‘illegitimate baby’, a charity reported.

Hundreds of dead newborn girls have been found dumped in garbage piles in Pakistan over the last year amid a cultural preference for boys, it has emerged (file picture)

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Hundreds of dead newborn girls have been found dumped in garbage piles in Pakistan over the last year amid a cultural preference for boys, it has emerged (file picture)

According to The News International, activists from the Chhipa Welfare Foundation said it had come across 93 such cases in Karachi with 70 in 2017 and 23 this year345 babies found in garbage in Karachi since January last year, charities reveal

Hundreds of dead newborn girls have been found dumped in garbage piles in Pakistan over the last year amid a cultural preference for boys, it has emerged.

One response to “Hundreds of dead newborn girls have been found dumped in garbage piles in Pakistan

  1. This is one way to commit national suicide. How long will it take for the Pakistanis to figure out that without girls, there will be no future generations? At least, that’s what would happen before in the days when sex slaves were harder to come by.

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