This is sick. Because so many families were aborting girl babies, I guess India made sex determination tests during pregnancy illegal to try to prevent the common practice of women choosing to abort female babies.
But an unforeseen consequence has sprung up. And it's an ugly one. Now it seems that families are having little girls but they're so dissapointed that they're paying surgeons to perform sex change operations to transmogrify little girls into little "boys."
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2008623/Girls-young-ONE-forced-sex-change-operations-India.html#ixzz1Qa3iRFspThe Daily Mail reports:
Girls as young as one are being forced into sex change operations in India by parents desperate for a son.There is no answer to this other than love and respect for every individual human. Without love, other people can be manipulated and changed, killed, or discarded at our convenience.
Surgeons in the city of Indore are reported to be 'converting' hundreds of girls a year, who are subsequently pumped full of hormone drugs.
A report in the respected Hindustan Times newspaper said the 'shocking, unprecedented trend, catering to the fetish for a son, is unfolding at conservative Indore's well-known clinics and hospitals on children who are one to five years old.