Well, the latest data indicates that the sex ratio in Uttar Pradesh has dropped from 898 in 2001 to 812 in 2008. Given that UP has a huge number of men who migrate to other states, the true sex ratio is probably even lower. Already women are nowhere to be seen on the streets of Delhi and Lucknow, and the real effects of these developments will only be seen in the years to come.
The movie Matrubhoomi is a preview to what much of North India could look like,
On a more positive note, kudos to the Indian women’s cricket team, they finished third in the recently concluded World Cup.