Mumbai: Woman gives birth at Panvel railway station's one-rupee clinic

Updated: 21 November, 2019 14:45 IST | mid-day online correspondent |

The doctor of Railway's One Rupee Clinic and the railway staff helped the woman in delivering the child.


A woman who was travelling from Nerul to Panvel in a local train gave birth to a child at Panvel railway station's One Rupee Clinic on Thursday morning.

According to ANI, the mother and the child are healthy and have been shifted to a hospital.

Dr Rahul Ghule CEO of 'One-Rupee Clinic' said this is the 11th such instance where 'One-Rupee Clinics' have come to the rescue of women commuters. Manisha Kale travelling on the Harbour Line started experiencing labour pains during the commute, he said.

Dr Ghule added, "Our Panvel centre night in-charge Dr Vishal Vani got a call from the station manager, and Kale gave birth to a baby girl with the help of the doctor and railway staff."

(with inputs from ANI)

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First Published: 21 November, 2019 14:22 IST

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