Funding for this research was provided by:
The Wellcome Trust DBT India Alliance (IA/CPHI/14/1/501499)
Department of Biotechnology, Government of India and Medical Research Council,UK (BT/IN/DBT-MRC/DIFD/GRB/17/2018-19)
Received: 4 February 2020
Accepted: 12 January 2021
First Online: 12 February 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The ethical approval was obtained from the Indian Institute of Public Health, Institutional Ethics Committee, Bengaluru (Ref No: IIPHHB/TRCIEC/120/2017).All the nurses and obstetricians interviewed provided informed written consent to participate in the interviews, permission to record interviews, and publish anonymized data in journals, reports, etc.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare no competing interests.