Chinese child-trafficking ring busted

July 6th, 2012 - 1:13 am ICT by IANS  

Beijing, July 5 (IANS) Police in China have busted two major child trafficking gangs and arrested 802 suspects and freed 181 children, the government said Thursday.

Under the ministry of public security, more than 10,000 police officers took part in the operation, and rescued the children from 15 regions including Hebei, Shandong, Henan, Sichuan, Yunnan, Xinhua reported.

Shao Zhongyuan, a suspect involved in a gang that trafficked more than 100 children, was arrested in Pingyi county in Shandong province.

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