The correct option is A aborting the female in the mothers womb
The sex ratio is an important information
about the status of women in a country.
In regions where gender discrimination is
rampant, the sex ratio is bound to be
unfavourable to women. Such areas are those
where the practice of female foeticide, female
infanticide and domestic violence against women
are prevalent. Female foeticide refers to aborting the girl child in the mothers womb.