QUANG NINH – The Health Department in northern Quang Ninh Province yesterday reported that all placentas and foetuses were being disposed of according to regulations.
The report followed rumours that dried foetuses had been found in Mao Khe township in Dong Trieu District.
The department said it had carried out three inspections of records of placentas and foetuses and disposal methods at local healthcare units and found no violations.
Earlier, police rejected the rumours and said there were no reports of the trafficking of dried foetus to make medicines. – VNS