Woman gives birth outside hospital in DG Khan

DERA GHAZI KHAN: On Friday night, a woman gave birth to a baby girl on the footpath outside the teaching hospital of the Ghazi Khan Medical College in Dera Ghazi Khan.

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The pregnant woman had allegedly been denied admission by the hospital administration, the husband of the woman alleged.

Safdar, a resident of Sheru village, said he had brought his pregnant wife, Tasleem, to deliver their child at the gynaecology ward of the hospital.

He claimed that the administration of the ward had denied Tasleem admission and directed them to go to a private clinic instead.

Spurned by the hospital, Tasleem eventually had to give birth on a footpath outside, Safdar said.

However, the hospital had initiated inquiry over the matter, Newsone reported

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