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Save The Girl Child

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  1. 1. DIARY OF A GIRL 13 June: CHILD……!!! I got attached with mom. 15 June: I am a tissue now 30 June: Mom said to Dad, ‘you are going to become a father’ Mom-Dad are very happy 15 July: My food is what mom eats 15 Sept: I can feel my heart beat 14 Oct: I have little hand, legs, head and stomach 13 Nov: Today I was scan ultrasound WOW…! I AM A GIRL
  2. 2. THEN….. ON 14 Nov: I was DEAD….!!!! MY MOM AND DAD KILLED ME…….
  3. 3. I WANT TO KNOW WHY?????? Is it just because I was a girl…..?? People love to have a MOTHER, a WIFE, and of course a GIRLFRIEND TOO…. THEN WHY NOT A DAUGHTER….???
  4. 4. What have I done???? LET ME LIVE….
  5. 5. • Infanticide sometimes referred as infant homicide is the intentional killing of infants. • In many past societies, certain forms of infanticide were considered permissible. In India, female infanticide is more common than the killing of male offspring, due to sex- selective infanticide.
  6. 6.  Women are perceived as subservient because of their role as homemakers, whilst men predominantly ensure the family's social and economic stability.  Some parents particularly poor ones who can't afford to support a large family, will kill female babies.  Girls are considered a drain on family resources during their childhood without bringing economic benefits later on. Some girl babies are killed so that the family doesn't have to pay a dowry when they get married.
  7. 7. It’s A GIRL The three deadliest words in the world The infant was wrapped in a wet towel or dipped in cold water as soon as it was born or when it came back home from hospital.  If, after a couple of hours, it was still alive it was taken to a doctor who would diagnose pneumonia and prescribe medicine, which the parents promptly threw away.  When the child finally died, the parents had a medical certificate to prove pneumonia.  Sometimes the infant was fed a drop of alcohol to create diarrhea: another certifiable disease.
  8. 8. AND EVEN IF THEY MANAGE TO SURVIVE ARE THEY REALLY LUCKY???
  9. 9. D O M E S T I C WOMEN TRAFFICKING V I O L E N C E
  10. 10. 45% Women slapped, kicked and beaten…!!! 75% Battered women try to commit suicide…!!! 77% Men felt their masculinity threatened if their wives did not listen to them…!!! 55% Women perceive violence as normal part of their marriage…!!!
  11. 11. AND THE STORY DOES NOt ENDs HERE……
  12. 12. INDIA WHERE WOMEN ARE BOUGHT AND SOLD!!!! According to a recent survey women are bought and sold with impunity and trafficked to other countries from different parts of India. They are forced to work as sex workers undergoing severe exploitation and abuse.  These women are the most vulnerable group in contracting HIV infection. Brides now are trafficked from other states , where the gender ratio is more equitable. I AM NOT FOR SALE
  13. 13. YEt WOMEN sAYs…..
  14. 14. I APOLOGISE .. FOR BEING BORN A WOMAN FOR A CRIME SO GREAT FOR BEING BORN WITH A WRONG CHROMOSOME FOR MY PRESENCE IN PUBLIC SPACE FOR MY DEMAND OF ASKING MY RIGHTS AFTER ALL IT WAS MY FAULT!!

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