How female foeticide and female infanticide has started to take toll in Tripura

How female foeticide and female infanticide has started to take toll in Tripura

By Debraj Deb  With the advent of easily accessible technology and purchasable service, female foeticide and female infanticide has started to take toll on the tiny frontier state of Tripura. A score of unscrupulous medicos and the sheltering private funded health research centres, better known as nursing homes have facilitated the induction of abortion in […]

India tops SAARC countries for female infanticide

India tops SAARC countries for female infanticide

“Female Infanticide Worldwide” the first ever global study on the issue by the Asian Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) stated that female infanticide for son preference due to variety of reasons is a worldwide phenomenon with 1.5 million female foetuses being aborted every year.  Samefully, India heads the list among SAARC countries and ranks Number 4 worldwide followed […]