A Pakistani man has been accused of selling one of his wife’s kidneys without her knowledge.

Muhammad Ashfaq, from Lahore, is then reported to have divorced Zohra Bibi.

The Daily Times says Ashfaq convinced his wife to undergo surgery so they could have children. However Ashfaq reportedly ordered that one of her kidneys be removed.

He sold it for the equivalent of £1,900.

According to the Daily Times Ashfaq divorced his wife after years of marriage.

Local police are expected to press charges against him.

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