State’s new contraceptive method gets overwhelming response in Mumbai

Few months ago, in order to prevent unwanted pregnancy, the state government provided free 'Contraceptive Injection' (Antara) for women in the government and municipal hospitals. Women have given a good response to this initiative. As, since the month of July to October, 1,986 women in government and municipal hospitals have taken it

State’s new contraceptive method gets overwhelming response in Mumbai‘Antara’ injection was available earlier in private hospitals. However, women could not afford as it was costly. Owing to which, the state government made it available for women in the municipal and government hospitals. To increase the use contraception and to safeguard the health of the couple, family welfare department has taken initiative to provide […]