According to Nine Pai News citing Indian media reports, on December 21, a strange scene appeared in Maharashtra, India: local bachelors, wearing wedding dresses, riding horses and accompanied by bands, walked to the government office. Office, ask to arrange a bride for yourself.
After the parade, they submitted a memorandum to the local government, demanding strict implementation of the Preconception and Prenatal Diagnosis Technology Act to improve the local male-to-female ratio.
It is reported that this bill prohibits prenatal sex determination of babies, thereby preventing women from abortion.
The organizers of this event stated that the sex ratio of men and women in Maharashtra has reached 1000:889, resulting in a large number of men of the right age who cannot find a partner, and blamed this phenomenon because women have abortions.
But what is interesting is that a national family health survey report released by the Indian Ministry of Health in April this year showed that the current ratio of men to women in India is 1000:1020. This is the first time that India has more women than men.
A large number of statistical data show that, without interference from other factors, the sex ratio of babies born is basically the same, generally in the range of 102-107, that is, for every 100 girls born, 102-107 boys will be born at the same time. infant.
Demographers refer to this indicator as the constant value of sex ratio at birth.
According to the forecast of the United Nations, India’s population will surpass that of China in mid-April next year, becoming the most populous country in the world.