Woman goes into labor ,train bogey turned into makeshift maternity ward


Guwahati/ 17th April’2018 (Prag News Desk):

All kudos to the swift action and wise thinking of a Government Railway Police (GRP) official, a railway bogey belonging to Jan Nayak Express, on which the pregnant woman was on board, developed labor pain at the Cantt Station in Uttar Pradesh. Suman Devi (30) was on her way to Gorakhpur for her delivery with her husband last night when she developed labor pain. Her husband Hari Om reported to the SO GRP Sitapur, Suresh Yadav, who along with a doctor and lady constable, promptly attended to the situation.

While in the meantime, the train was delayed for almost an hour, and an ambulance was arranged to take Suman and the child to the district hospital, Sitapur. “Mother and son both are doing fine” said the doctors tending to Suman and the healthy baby.

The swift thinking of GRP Official has been applauded who helped Suman deliver her baby on time. Suman’s condition was worsening as the train was nearing Sitapur station. “I couldn’t but yell out for help as I couldn’t see my wife in pain”, said Suman’s husband Hari Om

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