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Caesarean section rate is alarmingly high in Nepal, but officials say they can’t control it

The cesarean delivery rate, according to estimates and some studies, is far higher in private health facilities than in government hospitals. Caesarean section rate is alarmingly high in Nepal, but officials say they can’t control it
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Arjun Poudel
Published at : March 23, 2019
Updated at : March 25, 2019 07:24
Kathmandu

Arjun Poudel

Arjun Poudel is a health reporter for The Kathmandu Post. Since 2007, he has reported on health, environment, consumer rights, children and other social issues. Before joining the Post, he worked for Sagarmatha Television, Naya Patrika, Republica and The Himalayan Times.


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