Is abortion the new form of birth control in Pakistan?
Pakistan has one of the highest abortion rates in the world despite being illegal. Many doctors and midwives refuse to perform abortions due to cultural hangups. But why is the rate so high then? Women risk their lives by opting for back-alley abortions to avoid the birth of girl child or unwanted pregnancies. Watch NayaDaur’s latest video on how abortion is practiced as a form of birth control by women and why?
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