Beijing: Finding it difficult to say 'it's over' to their loved partner, many couples in China are now seeking professional help of 'break-up agents'. On e-commerce platform, these agents promise customers that they will 'set them free from their spouses' by chatting, writing break-up letters and even sending back the gifts the lovers have given each other at the start of their relationship.

They charge 10 to 200 Yuan (USD 31) an hour to break the 'bitter' news.

However, for anyone still wishing to have a relation with someone else, these agents are ready to offer their services to help them win a heart again.