US Abortion Decision Triggers National Debate in India
Liberal abortion laws mask disastrous women’s health care
By: Neeta Lal
The news last week of the US Supreme Court’s decision overturning of Roe v Wade, effectively nullifying women’s constitutional right to decide what happens to their bodies, has generated national debate on social media over India’s own approach to abortion.
Ostensibly, Indian women are unquestioningly allowed abortion until 20 weeks of pregn…