Government plans sting operations to eliminate illegal sex d
Falling girl-child sex ratio in Himachal Pradesh, especially in the areas bordering Punjab, Haryana and Uttarakhand, has forced the state health authorities to come out with the idea of conducting sting operation of pre-natal sex determination tests performed by ultrasound centres in the state. For sting operation, a decision has been taken to engage private detective agencies. In Himachal Pradesh, around 265 ultrasound clinics are registered of which 86 are in government sector and 179 in private sector.....