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Pakistani TV show criticised after giving away babies

1 August 2013 Last updated at 23:35 BST

One of Pakistan's leading TV shows has awarded two abandoned babies to childless couples - all with viewers watching the drama unfold.

The show is hugely popular but it has been accused of holding a stunt just to boost ratings.

The BBC's Orla Guerin reports.

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