ABORTION LAWS: ROLE OF NGO’S IN SENSITIZING COMMUNITIES AND PROVIDING RELATED SERVICES.

  • Kritika Seth
  • Sakshi Kothari

Abstract

The paper investigates the role of NGO’S in India and looking forwards for the policies to be  executed effectively, commitment in terms of adequate resource allocation, training and infrastructure support, accompanied by social inputs based on women’s needs. The paramount objective is to provide all women with quality abortion care, easy accessibility and affordability to safe abortion services. The place of living as rural-urban differences modulates the women’s thinking. Despite the legislation of abortion in India, mortality continues to remain a predicament problem for a majority of women undergoing abortions. This paper represents poor awareness of laws, higher fees unnecessary consent of spouse. There is a need of simplify registration procedures, and also linking policy with up-to-date technology, One quite plausible scenario is that the considerably lower rate would diffuse the intensity of abortion which guaranteed by law. It shows the difference in number of abortions and number of deaths because of abortion in rural areas and urban areas annually, which ultimately shows the need of awareness related to abortion laws in our country, in which we are lacking so much due to which females of our country have to suffer from it for their whole life.

Published
2020-06-15
How to Cite
SETH, Kritika; KOTHARI, Sakshi. ABORTION LAWS: ROLE OF NGO’S IN SENSITIZING COMMUNITIES AND PROVIDING RELATED SERVICES.. Indian Journal of Health & Medical Law, [S.l.], v. 3, n. 1, june 2020. Available at: <http://lawjournals.stmjournals.in/index.php/ijhml/article/view/574>. Date accessed: 03 aug. 2020.