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Mar 31, 2013 at 01:00pm IST

Punjab: Man brutally tortures 6-year-old son, case registered

Punjab: A man in Punjab has been booked for torturing his six-year-old son after winning his custody battle. The incident came to light when the judge presiding over the couple's divorce case spotted the injured child.

"The child was brought to the hospital in a serious condition. He has external injuries. We can tell about the internal injuries after we get the report of all the tests conducted," said Dr Anupam of the hospital that is providing treatment to the child.

Police have now registered a case against the father. Doctors said the child has been brutally traumatised and will take time to recover.