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Female feticide

The rights of women are sacred. See that women are maintained in the rights assigned to them. -- Prophet Muhammad SAW  Welcome to YOUTH AGAINST FEMALE FETICIDE AND GENDER INEQUALITY, the nonprofit organization dedicated to better quality of life in our city, country, and around the world. “Laskmi Bhushyate Roopam Lakshmi Bhushuate Kulam Lakshmi Bhushyate VidyamSada Lakshmi Vishishyate”        ---Maharishi Agastya  In 2006 the organization started its initiation with a PadaYatra of three hundred kilometer against female feticide  in Haryana under premiership of its founder Shafiqur Rahman Khan  After regular padyatra and village commeette formation in mewat recorded the highest child sex ratio at 906 females for every 1,000 males in the region. We are working with religious/ethnic leaders, community members and other stakeholders to eliminate the menace.  Shafiq with Doctors in Haryana in a report release programme "Chikh