Haryana shocker: Mother tries to bury 3-month-old daughter alive

In a shocking incident, a 30-year-old woman allegedly buried her three-month-old daughter in Karnal district.

Last Updated: Jul 01, 2013, 12:23 PM IST

Zee Media Bureau

Chandigarh: In a shocking incident, a 30-year-old woman allegedly buried her three-month-old daughter in Karnal district on Saturday.

The woman is already a mother of three girls and a boy, and according to reports, she wanted another son, rather than a daughter. The accused, Ajmeri Khatun, buried the infant by digging a pit in her room.

The infant, Asma, was pulled out alive by her father`s elder brother and his wife in Syed Chhapra village.
Ajmeri has been arrested and sent to judicial custody.