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The case of Aruna Shanbaug which triggered the Euthanasia discourse in India

By Rimli Bhattacharya
Aruna died of pneumonia on 18 May, 2015. However, it was Aruna’s story which provoked the Supreme Court on 9 March, 2018 to legally grant passive euthanasia for terminally ill patients and also issue the instructions and stratagem to be followed by the medical practitioners.