Andhra Pradesh

Woman dies after delivering stillborn baby

A 24-year-old woman has died with symptoms of preeclampsia after she gave birth to a stillborn baby boy at Raja Vommangi village in East Godavari district. The incident occurred on Friday and came to light on Saturday. District Public Health Nursing Officer B. Deevenamma said that it was the second pregnancy and premature delivery for Amarakanthi Devi. She died of preeclampsia on the way to hospital in Eleswaram after delivering a stillborn child at the Public Health Centre in Raja Vommangi. The doctors at the PHC-Raja Vommangi referred her to Eleswaram hospital for further treatment, but but she was declared brought dead at the hospital.

A letter from the Editor

Dear reader,

We have been keeping you up-to-date with information on the developments in India and the world that have a bearing on our health and wellbeing, our lives and livelihoods, during these difficult times. To enable wide dissemination of news that is in public interest, we have increased the number of articles that can be read free, and extended free trial periods. However, we have a request for those who can afford to subscribe: please do. As we fight disinformation and misinformation, and keep apace with the happenings, we need to commit greater resources to news gathering operations. We promise to deliver quality journalism that stays away from vested interest and political propaganda.

Support Quality Journalism
Recommended for you
This article is closed for comments.
Please Email the Editor

Printable version | May 27, 2020 3:31:30 AM |

Next Story