Times of India, Chennai, journalists reported on a child trafficking racket in Tamil Nadu’s government hospitals.
Vivek Narayanan, Statewide child trafficking ring busted, 4 held, Times of India, June 21, 2010.
It’s easy to buy babies at TN’s govt hospitals, Times News Network, June 22, 2010.
Girl children abandoned under the Cradle Baby scheme are often victims of trafficking–either for illegal adoption or worse. Record-keeping is poor, as indeed is infant care.