'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' witnesses rise in number of daughters in several states: PM Modi

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New Delhi, Oct 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday attended the three-day Silver Jubilee celebrations of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in the national capital. Speaking at the event, PM Modi said "There were questions over daughters' right to life. A section of society with narrow minded people considered daughters unwanted and killed them in womb. Today I can proudly say that with 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' several states have seen a rise in number of daughters."

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