Woman gives birth to twins under open sky on boat in Majuli

Majuli, October 12: In yet another shocking incident, a woman gave birth to twins on a boat in Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal’s constituency Majuli.

Due to lack of motorable roads and boat ambulance, the woman was on her way to a hospital via boat towards Narayanpur when she went into labour. The woman hails from Sikali Chapori.

Jonti Baruah, wife of Debeswar Baruah, with the help of her family members and an Asha worker gave birth to a son and daughter on the boat in the middle of the Brahmaputra.

The boat returned back to Sikali Chapori. As per reports, the mother and newborns are not in good health.

The residents of Sikali Chapori stated that no boat ambulance was deployed even after repeated appeals.