Devout Hindu Parents Bury “Goddess” Toddler Alive

Apparently, even the divine are not immune to diarrhea…

Hindu Parents Bury Child AliveThe grave of a two-and-a-half-year-old girl whose parents claimed she was a “goddess” drew large crowds on Thursday amid conflicting versions about the manner of the child’s death and the suspicion that she had been buried alive… The police later exhumed the body and sent it for post-mortem. The initial post-mortem report indicated that the child had acute diarrhoea…

The child, Khushboo, died in the early hours of Thursday. Soon, the parents spread the word that their daughter had attained “samadhi.” [The Hindu]

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