Strict Provisions For Sex-Determination test-SC
Next, to Global Warming, fall in the Sex ratio Of Female to Male has a great, demographic impact. The fall in the sex ratio of females, lead to serious offenses like women trafficking and bride buying.
The Supreme Court on Friday mentioned that there will be no running away from Strict Provisions of PNDT Act, under which a medical practitioner could be sent to jail for 3 years, for not keeping the proper paperwork or even if some small problem persists with the paperwork.
Not only the jail if the paper works are not proper the medical licenses of that doctor would be suspended, but the sonography machine would also be sealed off, and a criminal case could be filed.
The doctors and the Gynecologist filled a plea that by doing so the only livelihood of the members of FOFSI Society would be finished, along with their dependents and it is harsh and improper.
However, the court refused the plea and stating that considering the evils the Act would be followed strictly.