Border guards in the northern province of Lao Cai have rescued a woman who was trafficked into China's Yunnan province.
Dao Thi Nhuong, 31, came to China on July 3 and was sold to a prostitution business in Hekou Market, according to border guards.
The woman from Lao Cai's Bao Thang District texted her husband who later informed border police. She was returned to her family on Thursday.
Pham Ba Hoc, deputy chief of Lao Cai Border Guards, said this year they have received reports of 30 cases of trafficking. Fifty two women and children have been taken China, Hoc said. So far, only 48 have been rescued .