Total population of Punjab as per 2011 census is 27,743,338 of which male and female are 14,639,465 and 13,103,873 respectively.
In 2001, total population was 24,358,999 in which males were 12,985,045 while females were 11,373,954.
After the recent raid conducted by the Ambala and Ludhiana health departments at a private hospital for allegedly conducting illegal sex determination tests, it has come out that Punjab has become a hub for these tests.
Sandhu was unhappy that her wedding became such a publicised affair and condemned the media for spreading false information.
Her family and the family of her bride were all present during the ceremony.
Twentytwo raids were conducted in the past two years by the Haryana health department, out of which six were only from Ludhiana district since January last year.
After the launch of 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' launched in Haryana in 2015, the clampdown on illegal sex determination tests has increased.
Jain said decoy operations conducted in Sriganganagar and Hanumangarh have created fear that restrained such activities in these areas.