A 40 year- old-woman, residing from Mumbai Dadars area, was forced by her husband to abort her fetus eight times so that the couple could have a son, she said filing a complaint with police.As per the media reports,the victim’s father got her married in 2017 to the most educated family as her husband and mother-in-law are lawyers by profession and her sister-in-law is a doctor.
The Mumbai woman in her complaint said that her husband started physically abusing her, saying he wanted a son to protect his family and the property, a report said.The victim said she was pressurized to abort her child around eight times abroad.
She said that she had delivered a girl in the year 2009, and after two years in 2011, she became pregnant again, as soon as her husband got to know this he took her to the doctor and forced her to have an abortion, the 40-year-old said. Her husband, at the clinic for her abortion, said she did not want a baby.
After this incident, atrocities on the victim started to amplify and her husband also started treatment for having a child, Accordingly as per the investigations the 40-year-old was undergoing treatment there and surgery by examining the sex of the embryo before conception.
To conceive a son, the woman was injected1,500 hormonal and steroid injections. As mentioned the given test and treatments are banned in India.The victim proclaimed that the treatment was carried out without her permission and she was pressurized by her spouse to abort her child eight times, the report said.