Section 482, CrPC cannot be invoked to quash cases involving female foeticide: Punjab and Haryana High Court

The High Court also observed that the female foeticide and sex-selective abortions are not merely offences in personam but offences affecting the society.
Section 482, CrPC cannot be invoked to quash cases involving female foeticide: Punjab and Haryana High Court
Punjab & Haryana High Court

For the second time in a week, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has taken note of the continuing prevalence of the crime of female foeticide despite laws prohibiting prenatal sex determination.

Punjab & Haryana High Court
Desire to have a male child an open secret, sex determination of foetus a malaise affecting society: Punjab and Haryana High Court
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