Thiruvananthapuram: In yet another case of serious medical apathy from government hospital, a pregnant woman denied admission at a government hospital due to unavailability of doctors.
The incident took place at Vadakkethara near Pazhayannur in Kerala on Tuesday.
The woman, a resident of Kumbalakode Mattinmukal Malayan colony was rushed to the hospital at around 11:00 pm at night, after she complaint of labor pain
However, to her shock, the tribal woman, who was almost at the verge of delivery, was denied admission by the hospital authority as she was short of money.
After facing refusal from the hospital staff, the woman decided to go back home. While she was heading home in an autorickshaw, the woman delievered a child on the vehicle.
Following the incident, the Panchayat authorities and police admitted her to a government hospital in Thrissur.