Internet desk. The Narendra Modi government at the Center has approved the Medical Abortion Amendment Bill 2020 on its behalf. The bill provides for increasing the abortion limit from 20 weeks to 24 weeks. Now the Modi Government will bring the Medical Abortion Amendment Bill 2020 in the coming session.
The Medical Abortion Amendment Bill 2020 was approved in a cabinet meeting chaired by PM Modi today. Giving information in this regard, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said that now the Abortion Act 1971 will be amended.
BJP leader Prakash Javadekar told reporters that there have been many cases of mother's death due to abortion in 20 weeks. It will be safe to have an abortion in 24 weeks. In this regard, Union Minister Javadekar said that this step of the central government will now help rape victims and minors.