Abortion is illegal in Bhutan except in the case of rape, incest, mental health risks or to save a woman's life.
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Bhutan: Organizations and Clinics
Abortion is illegal in Bhutan except in the case of rape, incest, mental health risks or to save a woman's life. As a result, many women cross the border to seek help in diverse Indian cities such as Jaigaon and Siliguri, where abortions are conducted in unsafe conditions. Please go to www. Read more »
Bhutan: Abortion Law
Background Only limited information is readily available on population issues in Bhutan. Since none of the sources makes any reference to abortion policy or practice, the exact status of abortion law in Bhutan is unclear. However, the official State religion of Bhutan is Buddhism, and since… Read more »