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

"In a civilized society, the sex of the foetus cannot be a determining factor for having a lease of life to see this world", the Court added.
Desire to have a male child an open secret, sex determination of foetus a malaise affecting society: Punjab and Haryana High Court

While considering an anticipatory bail application moved by a person accused of running dud prenatal sex determination scans, the Punjab and Haryana High Court had some harsh words for those who underwent such procedures to later terminate their female foetuses. (Hassan Mohd. v. State of Haryana)

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