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Gender Discrimination Results in the Deaths of Extra 239,000 Girls Per Year in India


World  (tags: death, women, asia, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, HumanRights )

Glenn
- 98 days ago - eurekalert.org
A new study has found that there is an average of 239,000 excess deaths per year of girls under the age of five in India, or 2.4 million in a decade, and excess female child mortality is found in 90 percent of districts in the country.



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Colleen L (3)
Tuesday May 15, 2018, 8:19 pm
Sad to even think they would do this....despicable. Thanks Glenn
 

Melania P (123)
Wednesday May 16, 2018, 8:31 am
So sick of girls and women still suffering in the 21st century! Shameful and sad.
 
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