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India

1 April 2008

Thaindian News (Bangkok) / IANS

BHOPAL — Madhya Pradesh's Shivpuri district has embarked upon a novel idea to promote male sterilisation — the administration has decided to grant gun licences to those who come to family planning camps and offer to undergo vasectomy, a senior official said Tuesday. These camps are being held more and more frequently now. The last two-day camp in the district started March 27. It saw 37 people came forward for vasectomy; 23 of them have applied for gun licences,... (GunPolicy.org)

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