foeticide

Deoband: The world famous Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband – located in Saharanpur district of Uttar Pradesh – has issued a ‘fatwa’ against female foeticide. “It is the first fatwa against sex-selective abortions. Furthermore, the act is forbidden by laws of the religion,” said Deoband spokesperson Maulana Ashraf Usmani on Tuesday last. “We appeal to …