Mumbai- Over 400 cases of illegal sex tests in a yea , 34 doctors in jail


Sandeep Ashar, TNN Mar 20, 2013, 03.11AM IST

MUMBAI: More than 400 cases have been lodged against doctors for illegal sex determination and  sex selection in the past year, it has now emerged.

Since April 1, 2012, the state government has slapped 403 cases against doctors. About 100 cases among these have so far been disposed of resulting in conviction in 46 cases. About 34 doctors have been sent to jail in 30 cases. Four relatives of the victims have also been imprisoned.

 

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