Sajida, a loving mother, feeds her infant from a bottle as other children look on in "Nijaat" ("Deliverance"), a television drama in Pakistan with an emphasis is on family planning and community health reforms.
"Nijaat" ("Deliverance") is a thirteen-episode television drama which follows three families: Zareena, a health worker, and her family; Sajida and Hazoor, who have so many children that Sajida has very poor health; and Mr. Assad, a local government worker, and his wife. The drama follows their hopes and frustrations as they strive for a better future while trying not to sacrifice the past. Emphasis is on family planning and community health reforms. Produced by Pakistan Television Corporation.
History of Use
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Knowledge for Health Project
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