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Published 16:56 IST, April 22nd 2024

'Exceptional Circumstances': SC Permits Minor Rape Survivor to Terminate of 30-Week Pregnancy

Taking note of "exceptional" circumstances, the Supreme Court on Monday permitted a 14-year-old rape survivor to undergo medical termination of her almost 30-week pregnancy, saying the welfare of the minor was of “paramount importance”.

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16:56 IST, April 22nd 2024

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