The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act and the Fundamental Right of Reproductive Preference

Sec. 3(2) (a) of the Act deals with cases where the span of pregnancy doesn’t go beyond 12 weeks, For a situation where the span of the pregnancy doesn’t go beyond 12 weeks pregnancy might be ended by a “registered medical practitioner” if a view is shaped by him that the prolongation of pregnancy would engage with jeopardy to the life of the pregnant lady or of indispensable harm to her corporeal or psychological well being or there is a significant peril that if the child were born

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