In an alleged case of apathy from the part of hospital authorities, a 35-year-old woman delivered a baby in an e-rickshaw outside a Delhi government hospital in Narela.
The incident took place on June 6, when the woman developed labor pains and was rushed to the hospital in e-rickshaw. Around 00:50 AM, the husband went inside the hospital seeking help for the delivery. The family of the woman alleged that they went to a doctor who passed them to another doctor who in turn asked them to talk the ward-boy.
AdvertisementAll this drama in the hospital took half-an-hour during which the woman had delivered the baby.
The entire episode was captured by some media men present there, who then went inside the hospital and questioned the hospital authorities. The hospital, then immediately admitted the woman.
However, the hospital administration could not be reached for its reaction. Reports from Delhi say that the woman and the baby are healthy.