Now, China awards piglets to 'excellent students' and their families
China was hit by a food crisis last year amid the coronavirus pandemic as reports said China was holding food stockpiles at record levels.
WION New Delhi
Jan 11, 2022
According to reports, Chinese officials in Yunnan province gave "20 excellent students" piglets in order to encourage them to take study hard and alleviate the economic condition of families.
The piglets reportedly weighed 10 to 15 kilograms. Reports claim the students belonged to an elementary school in Yiliang in Yunnan province.