COVID-19 positive Nagpur woman gives birth after C-section at IGGMCH

Nation Next Newsroom | May 18, 2020 19:59

A 29-year-old pregnant woman from Nagpur’s Mominpura area gave birth to a baby girl after doctors performed C-section on the woman at IGGMCH on Sunday. The woman was admitted to the hospital on Saturday as she went in labour pain. As she was admitted, her swab sample was taken and sent for COVID-19 test. Later the test results came back positive.

Also read: 227 out of 373 COVID-19 positive patients discharged till now in Nagpur

During the delivery, the doctors wore PPEs and took all necessary precautions with respect to COVID-19. The baby girl’s samples have been taken and sent for COVID-19 test. The woman is the fourth COVID-19 positive woman from Nagpur to give birth. Earlier, one woman gave birth at IGGMCH, and two gave birth at GMCH.