National

Tamil Nadu: Woman Dies During Delivery As Husband Attempts Procedure At Home Following YouTube Tutorial

It has been reported that primarily the cause of death was uncontrolled blood loss as the 27-year-old woman's husband failed to cut the umbilical cord properly.

Representational Image
info_icon

In a tragic incident, a 27-year-old woman in Tamil Nadu's Krishnagiri succumbed to death during delivery due to severe blood loss as her husband attempted a  technique he learned on YouTube for natural delivery at home.

It has been reported that primarily the cause of death was uncontrolled blood loss as her husband failed to cut the umbilical cord properly.

The Medical Officer at the Primary Health Center (PHC), Rathika, filed a complaint with the police about the death of Loganayaki, a resident of Puliampatti near Pochampalli.

According to police sources, the husband of the deceased woman Loganayaki proceeded with a home birth as she started experiencing labour pain.

As per media reports, the woman was brought to the PHC in an unconscious state and was declared dead upon arrival.

Subsequently, the police filed a case under Section 174 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC)

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement