English_Master April 5, 2016 No Comments
HOW TO IMPROVE THE LOT OF THE GIRL CHILD Since the very birth a girl child is considered an unhappy arrival. Modern science puts a thorn in her life even before her birth. Through Amniocentesis parents come to know whether the mother carries a male or a female in her womb. If it is a female the girl child is killed even before her birth. It is all because a girl is considered the property of some other family. He parents have to rear her up for others. She is to be educated and married. Her marriage requires lakhs of rupees to be given as dowry in one form or the other-both in cash and kind. The more educated a girl the more highly educated and well placed a boy she would be marrest to. The highly educated boys have a higher price in the wed­ding market. This evil custom is responsible for getting rid of the girl Childs in her infancy. In some parts of Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu even mother kill their female children so that they may not pass through a tortuous life as they have passed through. Evils live longer than virtues. Dowry persists for hundreds of years. No government has been able to do...
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