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State any two major observations made by the Committee, on the Status of Women in India, Towards Equality Report (1974).

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1. It observed that more than a hundred million women were “missing” (in the sense that their potential existence had been eliminated either through sex selective abortion, infanticide or inadequate nutrition during infancy). 

2. There are discriminatory social-cultural practices, political and economic processes which adversely affect the women in India.

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