Recently the Lok Shabha passed the Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020, this bill extends the upper limit for abortion from 20 to 24 weeks for special categories of women like. Rape victims, differently-abled, minors, and victims of incest. This bill if passed by the parliament will help the special categories of women . This news is related to topic, women issues of GS 1 and Welfare schemes for vulnerable section of people of GS 2. Details about the bill is important for prelims, whereas significance, need is important for mains.
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