Category: Dekla – stolen children retraced

Mother Declah

Countries: India, The Netherlands Adoption agencies: Malaysian Social Services, Meiling Declah placed her childen in an orphanage run by the Malaysian Social Service. The adoption agency assured her that it would educate the children and send them to her when they were 18 years old. She gave up four of her children. While two were returned to her, Melissa… Read more »

Family’s 14 year long trauma ends

Source: 20 Aug 2010, 0907 hrs IST 14 years after they were separated, teenagers Miquel & Melissa were re-united with their parents in Kanyakumari. They were given up for adoption illegally by an agency in Chennai in 1996. Dekla Selvan has spent the last fourteen years in agony… waiting for this one moment to get… Read more »

Dutch teenagers reunite with mother in TN hamlet

Source: Dutch teenagers reunite with mother in TN hamlet Jaya Menon, TNN, Aug 20, 2010, 04.19am IST CHENNAI: “I am happy. I am with my real family now,” 18-year-old Miquel said on Thursday after an emotional reunion with his family in Kootapuli, a fishing hamlet near Kanyakumari. It’s a far cry from the beautiful… Read more »

Dutch teens arrive for reunion with family

Source:  Frontpage Chennai Edition 19.08.2010 Illegal Adoption Landed Them In Netherlands 14 Years Ago Jaya Menon | TNN Kanyakumari: A strong sea breeze whips through Kootupuli, a hamlet dotted with windmills and new houses built post-tsunami. There is much excitement in a cramped, brightly-painted house in the colony over a reunion. This is where two Dutch… Read more »

‘Stolen’ kids traced to Dutch orphanage

8/28/2008 6:47:40 PM The case of stolen children sold to foster parents abroad by a child adoption agency Malaysian Social Services is getting murkier. The parents of two children allegedly ‘sold’ to foster parents in Holland have revealed to TIMES NOW that they had received a letter after 12 years from their children that were… Read more »