Sex determination

One more nurse arrested in sex determination case in Mysuru, 11 held so far

Puttaraju would reportedly identify pregnant women who wanted to know the sex of the foetus, and would take them to Mandya for sex determination.

published on : 5th December 2023

How greed drove gender scans, killings in Operation Theatres in Karnataka

Patriarchy and gender bias continue to contribute to illegal abortions, in violation of the PCPNDT Act  

published on : 4th December 2023

Bengaluru: Families forcing pregnant women to undergo sex determination tests should also be punished, say experts

Recently, a sex determination and female foeticide racket was busted by police who alleged that 900 unauthorised abortions were performed in the state. 

published on : 29th November 2023

2 doctors, among 5, held for illegal sex-determination tests in Bengaluru

The police said the accused have been identified as Dr Tulsi Ram, Dr Chandan Ballal, Meena, Rizma, and Nissar, who operated the racket in a coordinated manner.

published on : 26th November 2023

Gang running sex determination racket busted in Bengaluru

Four arrested, hunt on for doctor, associate  

published on : 26th October 2023

Sundagarh embarks on drive to improve birth of girl child 

Sex ratio at birth is pegged at 966 girls for 1000 boys in the tribal-dominated district where a host of rural and urban pockets have emerged as areas of concern reporting live birth of female babies

published on : 15th July 2023
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