The 83 women who underwent tubectomies
at the camp received incentive payments of 1,400 rupees ($23) to have the surgery, according to R.
He said any physicians discovered carrying out vasectomies or tubectomies would first receive an oral warning from the authorities, then a written warning and finally would face closure of their practice for the third offense.
Health Minister Hassan Qazizadeh opposed the original bill that would have jailed men and women for getting vasectomies and tubectomies.
Several weeks ago, many publications carried erroneous reports saying the Majlis had enacted legislation criminalizing vasectomies and tubectomies.
For instance, when I asked Hajjiarpuram women about the increasing number of tubectomies
, they said that they were not aware of an increase.
Three girls in the survey had already undergone tubectomies
by the age of 19, as they had already achieved their family size.
Gupta carried out 83 laparoscopic tubectomies which claimed 14 lives in Chhattisgarh
K Gupta ( 59), who had reportedly carried out 83 laparoscopic tubectomies in six hours at Sakri camp in Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur district, on Thursday accused the state administration of not verifying the medicines which " led to the death of 14 women".