• Indian man blames ‘spiritual powers’ for swallowing 40 knives

    Indian man blames ‘spiritual powers’ for swallowing 40 knives

    An Indian policeman who spent two months swallowing knives and had 40 of them surgically removed said Tuesday that “spiritual powers” made him do it.

    The father of two underwent a successful five-hour operation to remove the knives from his stomach in the northern city of Amritsar after complaining to doctors of severe abdomen pain.

    “I don’t know why I did it but there was some spiritual power behind it,” the 42-year-old told AFP from Amritsar in Punjab state, declining to be […]