ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Hindus, Muslims and the Demographic Balance in India

Balance in India Vasant P Pethe According to the 1971 Census of Population, there has been a higher rate of growth of the Muslim population than of the Hindu population. Obscurantists among the Hindus have used these Census results to propagate the view that Hindus should not adopt family planning and birth control, as this might reduce them to a minority 'in their own land'.

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