Abortions of fetuses have been banned in India, where the overwhelming preference is for boys. Photo: Getty Images Abortions of fetuses have been banned in India, where the overwhelming preference is for boys. Photo: Getty Images
Abortions of fetuses have been banned in India, where the overwhelming preference is for boys. Photo: Getty Images

Indian man accused of slashing pregnant wife’s stomach to check baby’s gender

  • A man in Uttar Pradesh state attacked his wife, with whom he already had five daughters, with a sickle, leaving her in critical condition
  • Police said the baby boy was stillborn and that the man had been remanded into custody

Topic |   India
Abortions of fetuses have been banned in India, where the overwhelming preference is for boys. Photo: Getty Images Abortions of fetuses have been banned in India, where the overwhelming preference is for boys. Photo: Getty Images
Abortions of fetuses have been banned in India, where the overwhelming preference is for boys. Photo: Getty Images
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