According to survey conducted by the Thomson Reuters Foundation :
Female foeticide, child marriage and high levels of trafficking and domestic servitude make the world’s largest democracy the fourth most dangerous place for women, the poll showed.
* 100 million people, mostly women and girls, are involved in trafficking in one way or another, according to former Indian Home Secretay Madhukar Gupta.
* Up to 50 million girls are “missing” over the past century due to female infanticide and foeticide.
* 44.5 pct of girls are married before the age of 18