Beti Bachao campaign has helped raise female ratio: PM
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Beti Bachao campaign has helped raise female ratio: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday said the Beti Bachao Beti Padhao campaign has been a success and has helped the gender ratio in several states including Haryana and Rajasthan to improve. Highlighting the legislation on triple talaq and increasing the period of maternity leave from 12 to 36 weeks, Modi said through law the government has ensured rights of the citizens and has taken steps to strengthen them. I can say with pride that with Beti Bachao Beti Padhao campaign, there has been a rise in the number of girls (female ratio) in Haryana, Rajasthan and many other states. Many innocents have got rights. The meaning of life is not only to live, but live with dignity, he said. Modi was speaking at the silver jubilee foundation day of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC). The Beti Bachao Beti Padhao campaign was started by the Modi government to curb female infanticide and promote education of girl child. Modi said he was hopeful that the triple talaq bill gets passed by .

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