WE BLOGGED ON THIS HERE AND HERE.
NEW DELHI (AFP) - 's first woman president was sworn into office Wednesday and promised to fight for the rights of women and an end to the widespread practice of aborting female foetuses.
India loses an average of 7,000 girls every day through abortions because of a traditional preference for sons, according to a Unicef report last year.
Abortions have also resulted in a severely skewed gender ratio in India, where there are only 927 females for every 1,000 males — far lower than the worldwide average of 1,050 females.
NOT MANY OTHER BLOGGERS HAVE POSTED A SINGLE WORD ON THIS - DESPITE THE FACT THAT 10,000,000 (YEAH MILLION) FEMALE FOETOSES HAVE BEEN KILLED IN THE LAST 20 YEARS IN INDIA.