Woman deliveres baby on cot in Shopian

Aijaz Dar

Shopian, Jan 5 (KNS): A pregnant lady from Zarkan Shalidar village of killer area of south Kashmir Shopian district today delivered a baby on cot after they didn't get vehicle to reach hospital due to heavy snowfall in the area.

According the family they travelled 10 kilometer to reach SDH Killer and on way to hospital she delivered baby.

The lady has been identified as Akther Jan Wife of Papa Poswal Resident of Zarkan Shalidar

They said that the roads in the area were not cleared after heavy snowfall from las three days.

Meanwhile, Showket Kalas Social activist from the area urged authorities to clear the all roads in the area so that people will not face any problems.

When KNS, contacted to BMO Zarar Bhat confirmed it and said that both mother and baby is going under treatment at SDH and said both are safe (KNS) 

To Top