Q.2) The Uttar Pradesh Population (Control, Stabilisation and Welfare) Bill, 2021, seeks to make welfare conditional on adhering to the two-child norm. In light of this, Examine the issues with provisions of the Bill and policies that use coercive methods for population control. (10 Marks)

“Mentor’s Comments” https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/making-welfare-conditional-is-a-stamp-of-coercion/article35330850.ece In the intro, mention the need for population control measures in India. In the body, mention issues with the Bill and policies based on coercive methods such as violation of the right to reproductive freedom, right to privacy, violation of international obligations, unintended consequences etc. Conclude by mentioning the use of┬ámore efficacious … Continue reading Q.2) The Uttar Pradesh Population (Control, Stabilisation and Welfare) Bill, 2021, seeks to make welfare conditional on adhering to the two-child norm. In light of this, Examine the issues with provisions of the Bill and policies that use coercive methods for population control. (10 Marks)