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The dai : Traditional midwives in Pakistan

9 months pregnant, this woman came to the local dai of a rural medical centre and waits to go into labour and deliver her first child. In most rural villages the conditions to deliver a baby are very poor and hygiene is just one of the many problems these women face. Kandiaro, Pakistan 2010

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The dai
9 months pregnant, this woman came to the local dai of a rural medical centre and waits to go into labour and deliver her first child. In most rural villages the conditions to deliver a baby are very poor and hygiene is just one of the many problems these women face. Kandiaro, Pakistan 2010