Supreme Court allows 13-year-old rape survivor to abort her 31-week-old foetus


“How can a 13-year-old become a mother?” The question from Chief Justice Dipak Misra laid bare the vulnerability of a 13-year-old rape survivor, who was allowed by the Supreme Court to abort her 31-week-old foetus.
A medical board opinion said medical termination of her pregnancy was possible at this stage, but would have serious consequences on the Class VII student from Mumbai.
Previous
Next Post »