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Female foeticide rises in Saptari (Nepal)

July 27, 2012


HIMALAYAN NEWS SERVICE RAJBIRAJ: In what could hint at the possible gender imbalance in the long run, Saptari has witnessed an increasing trend of foeticide and infanticide carried out on gender preference for quite some time now. The issue has drawn much discussion recently in the wake of the finding of four abandoned neonatal – […]