HC Allows 24-Weeks Pregnant Woman For Abortion


Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court has given permission to the 24 weeks pregnant mother to abort her child. The abortion can be done at SSKM. On Monday, Justice Tapabrata Chakraborty gave the verdict in favour of abortion. He also gave instructions that the operation for the abortion will be carried out at SSKM’s maternity department under Dr. P.S. Chakraborty.

The fetus growth is abnormal. The head is also not growing in the normal way. Hence, urging for abortion, the couple moved to the High Court. The housewife is from an area of Jodhpur Park. The court gave the verdict on this on Monday. It was also instructed that after admitting the pregnant woman to the hospital, if she faces any physical problem, then that has to be informed to the court.