Human Rights Watch Releases “No Tally of the Anguish”

Human Rights Watch has released a 150 page report titled “No Tally of the Anguish: Accountability in Maternal Health Care in India” which documents how tens of thousands of Indian women are dying due to childbirth, despite government programs guaranteeing free obstetric health care.  The research for the report was conducted between November 2008 and August 2009, and included field research and interviews with victims, families, medical experts, officials and human rights activists in Uttar Pradesh and elsewhere in India.

You can read the press release and the full report, and watch videos related to the study here.


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