Should India have a One Child Policy?

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Kalpana said: (Oct 17, 2019)  
No India should not go for one-child policy because firstly we have to see the country that already has this policy. And the consequences of this policy can be the same in India. Like gender Imbalance because we always give first preference to male (baby boy) and just because of that most of the family abort their baby girl child. So it will surely affect the gender rate in India.

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Ishrath Afrin said: (Oct 16, 2019)  
No. If the child is single there is a chance of feeling loneliness when parents are busy. Having siblings teaches values of relationship, sharing, helping each other, understanding people, supporting family members, feeling responsibility. So having at least one sibling is a must. In the present generation, people are very busy that they don't have time to spend time with family so the proper relation between each other is decreasing. So having a sibling teaches the value of a relationship which is very very important for life.

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Ruhi said: (Aug 30, 2019)  
As the point of view towards India's population the one child policy should apply. The unemployment & Pollution is because of the population in India. If we think that due to one child policy there will not have siblings this is also true but according to my opinion it's more important to control the population now a days so it should apply.

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Abhishek said: (Aug 27, 2019)  
In my opinion, we can adopt a one-child policy to control our population. We can implement it for some years to reduce our population growth rate because our population is growing at a very fast rate. In some years, we will leave China behind to become the most populated country in the world. We can think about it.

One child policy can play an important role to control our population. One another reason for adopting this policy is India has the largest youth population in the world and we will remain the same for some more years. So it is possible to adopt it.

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Deeksha Agrawal said: (Aug 11, 2019)  
I don't think that one-child policy should be implemented as we are aware of many issues like suicides and all which are mainly taking place due to depression. Which is directly affected by isolation. So if one has someone with him or her to share his or her problems he/she can do with ease as he will be of our age group. I accept that friends can be helping but someone who is available with you every time is your sibling.

But the fact of the population can not be ignored so having more than two children can contribute in a bad way to our nation. So in my point of view, A law should not be made but people should go with two children policy on their own as it will not affect the individual as well as the nation.

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Harish Haran M said: (Aug 8, 2019)  
No the India should follow the 2 child policy as per the family one were be a bad or good another one is better child more than 2 is not allowable. All the families were able to protect the 2 childrens only not able to control 3 or more and if the father is unemployed it is very difficult to maintain the family so in India the 2 child policy was be followed is better.

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Anoms said: (Aug 3, 2019)  
Education is more important than Law!

No such law should be implemented but people should be educated about the cause of the population.

It is true that almost all of the problem we are facing one or the other way related to population.

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Shyamili said: (Jul 21, 2019)  
In my point of view, India should not have a one Child policy because it should be dependent on the couples of their interest. Who can afford money can have more than one child and who are from poor background they can only afford one child. So it depends on the individual or the couple. We can't decide the law.

But we have to think of the population also. As India occupies the second position in terms of population. So, not that we are having money we can have 5 children's. Just think about it and having 2 children in a family is good.

Thank you.

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Ramkush Maurya said: (Jul 18, 2019)  
In my point of view, It should be applied, because only the population increment can't be the solution of India's growth. In India, According to Quora "Over 25 lakh, Indians die of hunger every year. ". Is it the best way to Live and develop our country?

I think rather than more children, it should be better resource availability for them so that they can use them and become able to contribute their idea's, knowledge etc in the development of our nation.

As someone also has stated, "A moon is better than millions of stars".

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Ajay Yadav said: (Jul 13, 2019)  
Hello guys,

In my point of view, "should India have one child policy" is totally wrong thinking because we know that the major development of the country is totally dependent on youngsters, it is no doubt that the development of the country also depends on unskilled people, half skilled human etc but if we reduce the birth rate then the number of youngsters also decreases and finally, we conclude that the development rate in any sector also decreases and it harms our economy.

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Rashi said: (Jun 29, 2019)  
In my view, one child policy is quite interesting but it will be a dramatic policy to the grannies of India. Cuz never ever two child s are not enough to them. But yeah one-child policy is not to be employed cuz it might lead to many dangerous issues. Well, the population is always high and intelligence too. But for sharing and bonding two will be quite good and enough watever the sex maybe. The thing one should eradicate is blind brains of those fathers who are more obsessed o getting baby boys who never care for wife n her problems. One needs to take stand against this. Then the population might control instead of one child policy.

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Rachel said: (Jun 26, 2019)  
Hello, I am Rachel,

I would like to share my views on the one-child policy.

Well, India is a large country through population wise. And now India has become the second most populated country. In India resources are limited and the population is increasing day by day. But in my views, India should not have a one-child policy because every child should have a sibling so that they can share their emotions, problems and all the fights. As we Indians are very emotional it is not acceptable in India to have one child. We want all relations we want have enough resources if they use them wisely then there is no need to have one child.

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Suriyabalaji said: (Jun 2, 2019)  
Hello friends,

Myself Suriyabalaji,

In my point of view, One child policy is not the best solution to reduce India's population. We all know that India is the second most populous country in the world, but according to the world population review, India fertility rate ranks at number 94.

So, in my opinion, some other steps can be taken to reduce the population because One child policy may bring so many negative effects such as selective sex abortions, gender imbalance etc.

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Shivam Singh said: (Mar 28, 2019)  
Topic-Should India have a one child policy.

I think, We should follow one child policy in India not for all time only as long as we do not maintain our population. Because we know that in field of population India have second rank we also know that for development of any country population is major factor. Because if population of any country is more then unemployment increases in that country, not only in case of employment also more population causes pollution. In field of pollution India always increases day by day. But in India only politics is run, so no politician can do this type of work, because they only wants to win in some way, so in India this type of rules not come at any time and actually here not only politician is wrong our civilian also not wants this type of rules. So, please make unity us, then such types of rules can done.


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Bhadresh said: (Feb 17, 2019)  
Hello guys,

Basically, our country is the 7th lagrgest country in the world by land, but by population, we are the second largest country. So my point is that if the top 6 countries can manage their resources by lack of manpower than we can also manage our resources, army, manufacturing, medical and all those services. With digitization, plenty of posts for employees might be closed, and Indian growth of population might be in 2025 generate more problem like food, water and shelter availability, so I suggest for a sack of good and healthy life of our people we should pass this law of one child.

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Arman said: (Feb 10, 2019)  
Hello, guys hope you all doing great.

Now, coming to the topic "should India have a one-child policy".
I don't think this policy should apply in India.
Because our constitution doesn't implement this type of forcible ideas.
Because this is the personal thought and nation duty for any individual.
So if we wanna implement this rule or policy the nation should also support us.
That's all from my side thank you.

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Venkatesh Nallmailli said: (Feb 7, 2019)  
Hello friends,

Today our topic is regarding one child policy; as we know our neighbouring country China is currently facing with the problem lower birth rate it was due to implementation of one child policy in the year 1980. This policy was ended in the year 2013 because if there are no plenty of young star the economic growth will be affected. They are the back bones for country to lead sectors like defence, medical, agricultural. Every one is saying that India is second highest populated country, hence we have to follow the one child policy. As per above conclusion we have to face the problem like china in future. So it is better to implement two child policy. So that we can overcome all these problems. Every family should have two child because one child can't get assistance when needed.

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Ayathullah said: (Jan 20, 2019)  
Rather than following one child policy. I suggest India to follow not more than two child policy, because an Indian is a seventh largest country and second largest country in terms of area and population respectively. India requires huge manpower in various fields like defence, medical and politics etc.

Also, a lonely child doesn't know the values and love of siblings. Indian parents also depend on children after sixties.

In order two balance all the things there should be a policy that is not more than two policy.

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Abhishek Singh said: (Jan 15, 2019)  
Hello Everyone!

In India, we believe Unity in Diversity. Now we need to understand why this topic becomes a concern for nation. India has its own land mass, water, & other resources no country can prosper if there is overburden on resources India is going to become water scarcity nation in the year 2025, we have fixed landmass, fixed Resources for our necessities, now comes Per Capita Income when we talk about the Universal Income which indirectly creates the burden on GDP So for the sustainable development we need to sustain the resources to prosper and One child policy can become a trending change to solve the population unemployment crisis.

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Smita said: (Jan 12, 2019)  
Hello everyone.

Growing population is really a concerning matter for our country.

Educated people do understand the growing risk of population increase, but the illiterate or people who don't understand why birth control is necessary should be taught about its importance.

Awareness camps shall be arranged and creative ways shall be put together to attract people to attend camps. Rather than imposing a one-child or two-child policy the government as well as the citizens shall make other people aware about the need to use birth control measures.

Because having 1, 2 or more child, this decision depends upon the person. The interference of government in this matter would lead to a conflict between citizens and the government.

We all should take an initiative to make others aware about this rather than pin-pointing the government or the people around you.

Thank you.

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Bhanu Prasad said: (Jan 7, 2019)  
Yes, India should impose this law as soon as possible. Nowadays The world's foremost problem is population. Especially, Its been a headache for India always. China has been trying repeatedly to control the population. But India has no effort since independence. Not only citizens of India but also the government has never been taken it as a serious matter.

So for the future, we should take steps towards the population. All citizens must follow the one-child policy before waiting the government will install this policy. In communal countries, It is easy to initiate something but its far opposite in democracies like India. After the government's decision People has to respect the decision's of govt and obey. The Government should make strict laws and policies upon this matter to promulgate over citizens, the world's most defiant public ever in a democratic country.

It will help the government to manage the shelter, food, mobility, pollution, and to develop education, industry, agriculture and external imports and exports.

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Robin Singh said: (Dec 30, 2018)  
In my way, India should have one child policy as it is estimating that India will overcome China, that may difficult to provide food and shelter for all. So, India should have one child and one adopted child.

If it is not regulated then providing employment to all will become an imagination, even now employ is in very low quantity.

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Akash Thapa said: (Dec 30, 2018)  
Indai is very large country and we need lots of manpower to fullfill all the nation requirement. Like in bank sector. Defence sector and in medical sector also. If we follow on child policy, we can not say that he or she will fullfill the nation requirement. Nation would not get the people for doing the nation work. Two child policy work in the field of emotion, respect and good sibling bonding. One brother can do help other. Which they will not do in one child police. Somewhere they feel so alone and get depeation.

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Kapil said: (Dec 28, 2018)  
Policy should be 'one child plus other adopt child' because by this policy who children are not able to get education, food and home and also parents love, will get and make sure all world proud of India and all children will get better future and India will become great.

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Ravi said: (Dec 26, 2018)  
I think with adapting this policy we would be directly triggering the female infanticide in rural areas, as illiterate people would always wish to have succeeders to grow a family tree.

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Khushboo Yadav said: (Dec 24, 2018)  
In my point of view, should India have one child policy because this is a time of inflation if you wanna give better knowledge, better things then you should have money if you have only one child you can provide him/her all the facilities.

Nowadays the population is a big problem cause of population Government is unable to provide all facilities and employment.

If you wanna say that they don't have siblings they who loved him who will play with him/her then I wanna say that if parents have only one child then they can love him/her a lot and play with him even if the child can play with their cousin.

That's why. Should India have a one-child policy?

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Jignesh said: (Dec 24, 2018)  
As per my view, India should have one child policy as we know population of India is go increase day by day if we don't implement this policy we have the largest population in world till 2050 To control overpopulation is only way 5hat can apply but in India people of village are not much educated as they may take some time to adopt this thing. So my conclusion is that. India should have one child policy but by proper rules and implementation also take before adopted like women empowerment. Etc.

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Vipin said: (Oct 27, 2018)  
Hello everyone,

India should follow the two child policy. Nowadays parents are busy at their works and they don't give proper time to their child if one child is there so he will go into depredation. Two children play with together and understand the world with brother and sister. In India parents, after 60 years old they depend on their child if the child dies in the accident then parents are not suffering further life.

I think the government should find other alternative solution, therefore, population are reducing.

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Priyanka said: (Oct 26, 2018)  
Hello everyone,

My name is Priyanka and I am glad to have a chance to put my point in front of you.

Today's discussion topic is should India have one child policy? yeah defiantly India have to adopt one child policy because of the reason increasing the population and some parents just gave birth to him/her for forcing by their family and in-laws this is a disgusting thing I saw because of your family your relatives they want you to have more than one baby but they can't say scroll on point how they earn many for their child after he/she grew up. And one most point is the mentality of Indians is that don't give birth to the girl child. The conclusion on my side is one child policy has to be adopted otherwise any of girl child thrown on the road side is not only for girl time is flying child ll be a boy also.

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Akansha said: (Oct 23, 2018)  
Rather than a one-child policy, India should go for not more than two child policy.

I strongly agree with the fact that increased population causes many problems but having only one child will also create some small issues. A child will not have any siblings. He/she will be unaware of the love and bonding that a sibling shares. In childhood, if jis/her parents are busy in some work and they leave the children home, he will feel very lonely, he will not have anyone to play with him/her.

In fact, in 2014 a law has been passed in some states for not having more than two children.

Having children is a family personal matter and if the government is imposing any policy then the family may also not feel good about it for one child policy but they can consider the two child policy.

Apart from this policy, proper education should be given to family especially women of the house for proper family planning. So that the population can be controlled in an affected manner.

It is predicted that by 2025 India will cross the population of China which is a matter of serious concern and something needs to be done.

So, two child policy can be accepted by families rather than one child policy.

Thank you.

Have a great day ahead.

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Vihan said: (Oct 21, 2018)  
Good morning everyone.

I think India should follow the one-child policy. Because the population of India increasing rapidly day to day and this will impact on the countries economy. Because the largest population government are not able to provide all the facilities to every citizen of the country. The largest population arises the different problems.

1. Lack of education system.
2. Unemployment.
3. Literacy rate.
4. Economic growth.
5. Criminal activities.

So, I think the government control all the problem then he required to maintain any policy regarding the control population in our country.

Thank you.

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Parag said: (Oct 13, 2018)  
Good morning friends.

In my point of view, India should follow one child policy because after the year 2025 India cross the population of China, India becomes the world largest populated country. And also there is a lack of jobs in India so many youths in India unemployed.

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Chandan Chandil said: (Oct 1, 2018)  
India should follow one child policy because as the population is increasing day by day of India and it is hard to control it It is also making foremost problem like unemployment and others so one child policy is good.

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Vineet said: (Sep 22, 2018)  
I don't think so. India has two children policy and it's too strict because in the village area where the rules are not allowed. It's too necessary. They knew about this rule. Two children policy is good because children don't feel loneliness.

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Mukesh Bajiya said: (Sep 12, 2018)  
I will be democratic about this issue.

First all, to resolve the issue of population we should opt this policy.

India is a traditional country so it will not be easy to restrict to one child, I will include other factor like education level, tradition, women empowerment etc.

There are many disadvantages of this policy like lack of siblings emotions because parents are not enough free to spent quality time with their children.

So, India should opt two children policy as well as central theme shoule be women empowerment.

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Payal said: (Sep 6, 2018)  
Yes. For the time being, this policy can be adopted. It has been predicted that India will overtake China by 2050 in terms of population. One child policy is needed mainly when the nation is unable to meet the consumption, employment needs of its people. India is facing the same problem. Currently, youths constitute a major part of population. This is the reason that for the time being this policy can be adopted. Though Indian economy is growing very fast but still unemployment is prevalent. But there can be a hurdle for implementation of this policy- the mindsets of people. The decision of having kids completely depends on the family itself. So it will be a kind of interference by government which might not be welcomed.

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Rakshitha said: (Aug 17, 2018)  
I hope actually they should make a rule tht there should not be more than two child. Because, if there is only one child. For the future there will be no siblings or relationship, child feels loneliness and suppose if a child dies a parent can't stay without them. So if two child are there. They can come out of the sarrow.

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Shreya said: (Aug 13, 2018)  
At my point of view, India should not follow the one-child policy instead of this they have to make a policy that not to have more than two children. Because the child doesn't feel unsafe and lonely. And you can easly takecare of then and give them time.

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Arunima said: (Aug 11, 2018)  
India should adopt one child policy as foremost problem is our population which is being keep on increasing and the resultant of which is itense competition unemployment unequality and so on to avoid such problems we should adopt this policy.

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Ravi said: (Aug 11, 2018)  
India should not implement one child policy instead it should Go with providing awareness and implementing rules like more than 2 children would not provide facilities by the gov or if reservation is claimed by that family that should also be provided up to 1 or 2 children not more than that.

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Abhijit said: (Aug 8, 2018)  
China is well known for having instituted a one-child policy back in 1979. While the policy was effective in stemming population growth, critics argue that the side effects of the policy have created many societal problems in China today.

In a country like India, population planning can only be achieved by formulating and implementing a strong policy, particularly among less educated women. Women should be encouraged so that they can learn about family planning. Obviously, women\'s empowerment has to be the central theme in population planning policies.

Another fact is that, Kerala and Tamil Nadu, achieved declines of fertility without a one-child policy. These two states maintained healthy sex ratio without one child policy.

One child policy cannot be implemented in India in the same way as in China, education and persuasion methods are appropriate and necessary.

Therefore, education about family planning is necessary to control population growth. No need to implement one child policy.

In 2014, 12 Indian states have passed laws to restrict Indian citizens from having no more than two children.

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Bero said: (Aug 2, 2018)  
These days parents are already very busy to spend time with their children. Therefore if a child will not have any siblings then he/she may feel very lonely. And may not get the required amount of love and care.

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Sgt. Ashish said: (Aug 2, 2018)  
Yes. India should follow the one child policy. As by 2050, it is estimated that India will overtake China in terms of population. This will be quite difficult for GOI that how to distribute the resources for public welfare. Also China being worried about this is following such policies to regulate their population.

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