Event brings attention to gender inequality By KATHY CHANG Staff Writer NORTH BRUNSWICK — Some 7,000 fewer girls than boys are born daily, mainly due to female feticide. In India and China, more than 1.5 million fewer girls are born each year than demographics would predict. read more
July 9, 2013 - North South Brunswick Sentinel
Renuka Chowdhury in International Herald Tribune Female feticide should be treated as a crime and not just a social evil, therefore stringent punishment and punitive action is required,Renuka Choudhury, India's women and child development minister, said Monday.
Sandhya in International Herald Tribune The main objective of the human chain was to put pressure on the state government to nab and punish the persons, including doctors, involved in the recent cases of female feticide,said Sandhya Mohapatra, one of the participants.