Ten Indian women die and dozens critical after mass sterilisation

The Telegraph | November 11, 2014

Dozens of women fall seriously ill after receiving state sterilisation to control growing population

Ten women have died in India and dozens more are in hospital, many in a critical condition after a state-run mass sterilisation, a local official said Tuesday.

Many of the more than 80 women who underwent sterilisation at the free government-run camp in the central state of Chhattisgarh on Saturday fell ill shortly afterwards, the official told AFP.

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