CHINA: A little boy, living with pigs, was found living in a pig pen outside their home in central China’s Henan Province.
Liu Hongbo, 7 year old boy’s father is a cart rider and pig rider, who don’t have enough time to give care for the boy. While his mother suffers from mental illness.
According to the report, his sibling was taken away by his aunt after birth and that his other three siblings died because his parents neglected them. Many times, neighbors heard him crying, they thought he was just beaten by his mother.
Unfortunately, despite of his age, he may speak some few words but still can’t communicate with others.
This is caused by the environment he used to lived with. However, expert believes that Hongbo can still learn how to speak.
This case alarmed and caught the attention of everybody after a picture of the little boy riding with a pig in the back of his father’s farm tricycle being posted on social media.
A group of Social Worker from the country found little boy Hongbo full of dirt ,with bruises and cuts all over his body, in a pig pen .
Though they want to help and take they boy, they were not allowed until a permission from the government is given before they can give assessment.
After a thorough investigation, authorities decided to take the boy out from his family, is now staying with his aunt.