Pregnancy is the most beautiful phase of a girl’s life and labour the most fearful event. Both of which goes together. The normal delivery is again the greatest hope and pleasure for family members, which is quite normal and natural. Proper education, awareness and antenatal care is of utmost importance in pregnancy. Technically speaking a CAESARIAN SECTION (C-SECTION / CS) is a surgical procedure to ensure safe childbirth per abdomen when a vaginal delivery is not possible or a vaginal delivery being a risk for the wellbeing of a mother and her baby.as per the reports by WHO less than 5% CS indicates that women have less of access to obstetric facility and more than 15 % depicts overutilization of the procedure for other reasons rather than true indication (WHO 1985, WHO1993).
CS has increased in India at an alarming rate. It has now become a national health issue and a nightmare for women in their pregnancies. At times the major cause for CS is medical practice and to avoid medical related litigation and financial gains. The blame game is always on either side but the sole sufferer is the mother.
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