Rs.1 Crore Award for Villages Attaining Balanced Sex Ratio

NGO 'Child Rights Trust' Launches Child Tracking
  • Union Minister for Women and child development announces Rs.1 crore for balanced sex ratio in villages of 100 low sex ratio districts.
  • Beti Bachao, Beti padhao program to be launched by PM to save and educate daughter.
  • Program aims at changing the mindset of people towards girl child, encourages ideas to end violence against girl child and women, eradication of dowry system and female foeticide.
  • Jaipur literature festival to focus on gender equity in India in a program titled “Women Uninterrupted” supported by UN women.