Govt refers surrogacy bill to Rajya Sabha select panel after members seek review
Rajya Sabha members seek a review of the provision, which allows only a close relative to act as a surrogate
The proposed bill allows only altruistic surrogacy, which does not involve monetary compensation to the surrogate mother
NEW DELHI : The government on Thursday sent the Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2019, to a select committee of the Rajya Sabha for review. The bill seeks to ban commercial surrogacy in India.