Source: CRI

06-27-2008 15:03

Pregnant women in some districts and counties of Beijing can get free badges from obstetric and gynecology hospitals indicating their pregnancy since this Tuesday.

This photo taken on Thursday, June 26, 2008, shows the special badges for pregnant women with the slogan "Thank you for helping my mother." [Photo: Xinhuanet]
This photo taken on Thursday, June 26, 2008, shows the special badges
for pregnant women with the slogan "Thank you for helping my mother."
[Photo: Xinhuanet]

Xinhua News Agency reported that this is the first wide distribution of symbols for pregnant women in the capital city.

Pregnant women can be easily identified with these badges so that their rights and safety can be better guaranteed in public.