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An Indian couple are facing 18 months in jail each because they told their son, 7, he would be sent back to India if he was naughty again after he wet himself on a school bus.

Norwegian prosecutors have remanded into custody programmer Chandrasekhar Vallabhaneni, 48, and his wife Anupama, 37, who works for the Indian embassy to stop them leaving the country after they were charged with "gross repeated maltreatment" of their child as a result of the threat.

A trial in Oslo is set for 3 December.

The police arrested Chandrasekhar after his son complained to his school teachers that his parents were threatening to send him back to India when he wet himself on a school bus.

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