Grandmother Cuts Off The Finger Of This Young Girl After Being Accused Of Stealing P20!


Corporal punishment is the act of inflicting physical pain by a parent or guardian to a child who’s committed any sort of wrongdoing. 

The occasional spanking is a widely accepted form of disciplinary action in the Philippines. Indeed many Pinoy parents often remind their children that serious misbehavior is subject to this physical punishment.

As some might say, it’s simply tough love.

According to a report by Save the Children Philippines (an NGO against child abuse) - around 65% of Filipino kids have been spanked as punishment by their parents or guardians.

Grandmother Cuts Off The Finger Of This Young Girl After Being Accused Of Stealing P20!

Grandmother Cuts Off The Finger Of This Young Girl After Being Accused Of Stealing P20!

However, do parents truly know where the line between discipline and child abuse is drawn? How different are a few slaps to the rear compared to a father using his belt? 

Unfortunately some parents and guardians don’t realize how vague corporal punishment is. Some children have to suffer undue abuse because of it. 

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