Research Project

Women’s Commission Study on Implementation of the PNDT Act

Research Area : Health Legislation and Patients' Rights

This research project involved analyzing individual cases and their legal outcome. As part of this study all the cases which have been registered under the PCPNDT Act in the State of Maharashtra are being documented. The information is being supplemented with primary data collection as well. The main objective of the study is to identify procedural issues which affect the legal outcome of the cases. Based on the analysis, recommendations would be made in order to take measures for the effective implementation of the PCPNDT Act.

Supported by:National Commission for Women, India
Team: Leni Chaudhuri and Sarika Badekar

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