Bdaun, Uttar Pradesh: A father of five daughters rips open his pregnant wife’s stomach to find out baby’s gender.
The incident took place in Bdaun, Uttar Pradesh.
According to the police report, a father of five daughters here allegedly ripped open the stomach of his pregnant wife on Saturday evening allegedly to find out if she was going to deliver a son this time.
Speaking to media, Pravin Singh Chauhan, senior police official (City), said that Pannalal slit the stomach of his wife, aged around 35, with a sharp-edged weapon in the Nekpur locality under the Civil Lines police station area, injuring her seriously.
Police registered a case under relevant IPC section and got into an investigation.
One of the family members of Panlal , who was rushed to a Bareilly hospital in a serious condition, alleged that Pannalal wanted a son and committed the crime to know if it was male or female foetus.
During the police investigation, police found that the woman is said to be six to seven months pregnant.