Deogarh: A woman hailing from Gundiapali village under Reamal police station limits in Deogarh district gave birth to a baby girl while she was being taken for COVID-19 test.
Reportedly, with the help of an Asha worker Sushma Sahu, one Bharati (28) wife of Loknath Mahakul, was rushed to Deogarh District Headquarters Hospital by Janani Express Ambulance service after she experienced labour pain.
Later, Bharati was taken to the nearby Indoor Stadium for COVID-19 test before being admitted to the hospital’s intensive care unit. Meanwhile, Bharti gave birth to a girl child there.
Thereafter, the Asha worker immediately rushed both the mother and the newborn to the hospital by ambulance.