Manipur: Six Month Pregnant Woman dies after administered abortion medicine

Thoubal, June 07, 2021: In a tragic incident, one 6 months pregnant woman from Yairipok Tulihal Toupokpi under Andro police station died after she was allegedly administered an abortion medicine, last night.

On hearing the news, the irate locals stormed Andro police station, demanding arrest of the deceased husband.

The deceased has been identified as Makakmayum Ibeyai, w/o Nongsaibam Ayajuddin @ Tayai of Yairipok Tulihal Toupokpi.

Pertaining to this incident, Manipur Muslim Welfare Organisation (MMWO) president Singakhongbam Wajid Shah said that administering abortion pill to a pregnant woman without the advice of doctors is a deliberate attempt to kill the expecting mother as well.

To avoid such ghastly acts in future, theauthorities concerned should take up legal actions against the perpetrator, he added.

The body of the deceased has been kept at JNIMS Morgue.