Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act

Medical report of 14-year-old seeking pregnancy termination ready, Haryana govt tells SC

Earlier, the Supreme Court asked the medical board of a government hospital in Haryana to examine if it would be safe for the 14-year-old to terminate her 26 week-pregnancy.

published on : 5th March 2021

Is it safe for a 14-year-old to terminate 26-week pregnancy, CJI-led SC bench asks Haryana hospital

The 14-year-old girl, in her plea, has stated that she was raped by her cousin leading to an unwanted pregnancy. She approached the apex court seeking permission to terminate her 26-week pregnancy.

published on : 2nd March 2021

Delhi HC allows woman to terminate 25-week pregnancy citing foetus' abnormalities

The petitioner through her advocate Sneha Mukherjee had sought directions be issued to the respondents to permit her to undergo abortion.

published on : 4th January 2021