Bhubaneswar: In another such incident, a pregnant woman gave birth to a child midway while being carried in an ambulance to a hospital in Jagatsinghpur district early this morning.
According to reports, the pregnant woman of Nehulia village under the Raghunathpur block was carried in a stretcher for three kilometres in the absence of a motorable road to the village. She was carried in the stretcher till she reached a waiting ambulance. But she delivered midway while being carried in the ambulance.
Now, the mother and child have been admitted to the Raghunathpur Community Health Centre (CHC) and they are stated be stable.