What is female foeticide ? Discuss the efforts mady by the government to curb female foeticide.
Answer by Student
Female foeticide is the practice of
killing a female child in the womb
before she is born, because of the
preference for a male child
The government has passed the Prenatal Diagnostic Techniques (Regulation and Prevention of Misuse) Act
to curb female foeticide.
bans the sex determination and disclosure of the foetus
- Anyone who breaks this law can be punished with jail and fine.