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Female sugarcane cutters pressured to get hysterectomies

In the Indian state of Maharashtra, female sugarcane cutters can be trapped in de facto indentured servitude. Their bosses pressure them to get hysterectomies to avoid missing work. The operations are in turn paid for with money borrowed from the bosses.

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