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Ratni, a head nurse at the Lakmawato ka Guda (LKG) clinic in Lakmawato Ka Guda Village, Kumbhalgarh Block, Rajsamand, conducts a patient's blood test. She is affiliated with Action Research and Training for Health (ARTH). Since 1997, ARTH has provided reproductive and child health services via four health centers in the districts of Udaipur and Rajsamand. At the LKG clinic, nurse-midwives provide these services around the clock, including for emergency cases; a gynecologist also visits twice a week.


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Rajsamand, Rajasthan, India

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