Pregnant woman carried on cot for 5 km
Koraput: A pregnant woman was carried on a cot for 5 km after ambulance failed to reach Bhagamari village under Pipalapadar panchayat in Koraput district on Sunday due to poor road connectivity.
According to sources, the woman, Nimai Mandinga of the village underwent labour pain this morning following which her family members contacted the emergency service. However, the ambulance driver expressed his inability to reach the village due to poor road connectivity.
Left with no options, family members with the help of villagers carried the woman for 5 km where the ambulance was stationed.