India sterilisation deaths: Chhattisgarh inquiry ordered
The government of the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh has ordered an inquiry into the deaths of 11 women who underwent botched sterilisation surgery at a state-run health camp.
About 50 others are in hospital and at least 20 are in a critical condition following the tubectomy operations.
Health camps are staged throughout India to control its huge population.
Shalu Yadav reports.
11 Nov 2014
- From the section Asia