300,000 to 600,000 female fetuses are aborted each year because of the preference for boys
I want an abortion
It's a girl
Nearly half of girls in India are married off before age 18 and once married they are often victims of domestic violence a study found that over half of adolescent males think it's ok to beat your wife. Most marital rape is also still legal in India
You have to
Dad I don't want to
India is ranked as the 4th most dangerous country for women more than 24,000 rapes were reported in 2011 and most rapes go unreported
Not much has been done to help change this. There is one new law making harsher punishments for rapists like increases jail time and death penalty for repeated offences. This hasn't done much because of how many go unreported and how women who come forward are often not believed.