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In the ongoing plea against Google India, Yahoo India and Microsoft Corporation, the Supreme Court on Monday placed the order to block all information regarding sex determination.
In the ongoing plea against Google India, Yahoo India and Microsoft Corporation, the government on Monday told the Supreme Court that information regarding sex determination on the search engines will soon be blocked.

In the ongoing plea against Google India, Yahoo India and Microsoft Corporation, the government on Monday told the Supreme Court that information regarding sex determination on the search engines will soon be blocked.

Last year, the apex court had asked the search engines to respond to the allegations that they were violating Indian laws and a court order by not blocking advertisements on sex determination of a foetus.

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The court is hearing a PIL filed by George seeking court’s intervention in view of decreasing number of girl child in the country.

Earlier, the court had come down heavily on various states for their failure to stop female foeticide leading to an alarming drop in the sex ratio in the country.