Monday, January 11, 2010

Bangladesh endorses one-child policy

Bangladesh is going to introduce a voluntary "one couple, one child" population planning policy by 2015 to curb its growing population.

The Director General of the Directorate of Family Planning Mohammad Abdul Qayyum told the Chinese news agency Xinhua that: "The Chinese policy influenced us in framing our policy though we are not making it mandatory." He said that the government plans to promote a "No more than two children, one is best".

"We are eager to develop relationship with Chinese population planning authorities for training our men, using modern contraceptive and other related matters," Qayyum said. Full article.

1 comment:

Aussie Therese said...

The fruit of such a policy can only be rotten.

China has a huge male domination because of the one child policy.