Unnao: An 11-year-old rape survivor has given birth to a baby boy at the district hospital in Uttar Pradesh’s Unnao district.
The health of the newborn is being monitored in the NICU of the hospital, said doctors.
Initially, the police and medical staff at the CHC (Maurawan) did not believe that the girl could be pregnant and thought that her belly was swollen.
District child protection officer Sanjay Mishra said that the rape survivor was brought to the district hospital after acute labor pain. “She had a normal delivery and the baby weighs 2.60 kg. Both the mother and child are healthy,” he said.
CWC chairperson Preeti Singh, who has been in regular touch with the family, said initially the child had breathing issues. “He has been shifted to the NICU of the hospital, where his condition is being monitored