Police officers detained two residents of Tashkent who decided to sell their own newborn children. How informs publication Uzreport.news, now they face a prison term.
According to media reports, a 36-year-old native of the city of Chirchik, Tashkent region, was detained while trying to sell her two-month-old son for $40,000. In addition, another “unfortunate mother” was also arrested by the police, who wanted to receive 20 thousand dollars for her newborn daughter.
A criminal case has been initiated against women under the article on human trafficking. If they are found guilty, they can spend up to 12 years behind bars.