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

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A Manipulated Programme

D Banerji AN account of India's family planning programme provides frightening examples of the ways the family planning policies, plans and programmes have been manipulated, distorted and even fabricated to sub-serve certain interests within the country and abroad. The bogey of population explosion could be used as a convenient smokescreen to cover up the failures of the political leadership to keep its promises of bringing about changes in social and economic fields.

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