Caixin
Feb 07, 2022 08:37 PM
CHINA

Trending in China: Video of Mother in Chains Causes Uproar

What’s trending?

A video of a mother of eight children chained to a wall went viral on Chinese social media over the Lunar New Year, as horrified viewers speculated she may be the victim of trafficking and called on the police to investigate.

The hashtag #Local authorities published the details of the Xuzhou mother of eight #官方通报徐州丰县生育八孩女子情况had been viewed around 2 billion times by Monday on Weibo, garnering more than 1 million comments.

You've accessed an article available only to subscribers
VIEW OPTIONS
Share this article
Open WeChat and scan the QR code
NEWSLETTERS
Get our CX Daily, weekly Must-Read and China Green Bulletin newsletters delivered free to your inbox, bringing you China's top headlines.

We ‘ve added you to our subscriber list.

Manage subscription
PODCAST
Caixin China Biz Roundup: New ‘Langya’ Virus Detected in China
00:00
00:00/00:00