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Issues of Abortion under Surrogacy Bill 2016

In the light of the recent Bombay High Court judgement permitting a surrogate mother right to terminate pregnancy, the issue of right of surrogate mothers to seek abortion assumes crucial significance which needs consideration.

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Doctors oppose proposal to legalize abortions by nurses, AYUSH practitioners

New Delhi: In an effort to widen the ambit of its implementation and bring in some more players to practice medical abortion, the union health ministry has proposed some major amendments to the Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) Act, 1971.

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