DIARY OF A GIRL
13 June: CHILD……!!!
I got attached with mom.
15 June: I am a tissue now
30 June: Mom said to Dad, ‘you are going to
become a father’ Mom-Dad are very happy
15 July: My food is what mom eats
15 Sept: I can feel my heart beat
14 Oct: I have little hand, legs, head and stomach
13 Nov: Today I was scan ultrasound
WOW…! I AM A GIRL
ON 14 Nov: I was DEAD….!!!!
MY MOM AND DAD KILLED ME…….
I WANT TO KNOW WHY??????
Is it just because I was a girl…..??
People love to have a MOTHER, a WIFE, and of course a
THEN WHY NOT A DAUGHTER….???
• Infanticide sometimes referred
as infant homicide is the
intentional killing of infants.
• In many past societies, certain
forms of infanticide were
considered permissible. In
India, female infanticide is
more common than the killing
of male offspring, due to sex-
Women are perceived as subservient because of their role
as homemakers, whilst men predominantly ensure the
family's social and economic stability.
Some parents particularly poor ones who can't afford to
support a large family, will kill female babies.
Girls are considered a drain on family resources during
their childhood without bringing economic benefits later on.
Some girl babies are killed so that the family doesn't have
to pay a dowry when they get married.
It’s A GIRL
The three deadliest words in the world
The infant was wrapped in a wet towel or dipped in cold water as
soon as it was born or when it came back home from hospital.
If, after a couple of hours, it was still alive it was taken to a doctor
who would diagnose pneumonia and prescribe medicine, which the
parents promptly threw away.
When the child finally died, the parents had a medical certificate to
Sometimes the infant was fed a drop of alcohol to create diarrhea:
another certifiable disease.
AND EVEN IF THEY MANAGE
TO SURVIVE ARE THEY
Women slapped, kicked and
Battered women try to commit
Men felt their masculinity
threatened if their wives did not
listen to them…!!!
Women perceive violence as
normal part of their marriage…!!!
WHERE WOMEN ARE BOUGHT AND SOLD!!!!
According to a recent survey women are bought and sold with impunity
and trafficked to other countries from different parts of India.
They are forced to work as sex workers undergoing severe exploitation and
These women are the most vulnerable group in contracting HIV infection.
Brides now are trafficked from other states , where the gender ratio is
I AM NOT FOR SALE