Health

Poverty and lack of awareness and access forcing many to resort to unsafe abortion

Even 19 years after legalisation, women’s struggle for safe abortion continues. As a result, they put their health at risk and are unable to exercise their rights, experts say. Poverty and lack of awareness and access forcing many to resort to unsafe abortion
Poverty and not having a medical facility nearby adds complications to the plans of aborting and women and girls resort to unhealthy and unsafe practices. Tashatuvango/Shutterstock.com
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Samiksha Baral
Published at : January 24, 2021
Updated at : January 28, 2021 18:27
Kathmandu

Samiksha Baral

Samiksha Baral is an online reporter for The Kathmandu Post.


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