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When I started sifting through female feticide cases to post on this blog, I found it really hard to pick a single one to highlight. As I read in-depth on some of these cases, I was appalled at the severity and ghastliness of our reality. Every victimized woman’s struggle was overwhelming, every victim’s bravery and courage was monumental and their fight for justice – heroic! She fights for her rights, she fights for her children, she fights for her unborn girl, she fights for survival and yet, she nurtures, cares, gives and loves. She is Mitu, she is Parveen, she is Amisha, she is Prakash.

Dr. Mitu Khurana, a pediatrician from Delhi, got married to an orthopedic surgeon. When she got pregnant with her twin girls, she was pressurized by her in-laws to get an ultrasound examination to determine the sex of her fetus. Following her refusal to do…

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