Haflong, June 7: Ever since the dreaded pandemic unleashed itself worldwide, the medical team of Dima Hasao successfully delivered the first case of a covid positive pregnant woman at Langting Model Hospital on June 5.
Langting town is around 83 kms by road from district headquarter, Haflong and has been reporting high surge in covid cases recently.
A healthy baby girl was delivered when the pregnant lady reporting of labour pain was admitted to the hospital at Langting and tested covid positive while undergoing normal procedure there. Apart from slight cough and cold the lady is said to be healthy, as conveyed by the medical team.
The delivery was successfully conducted by the medical team led by medical officer, Dr. Madab Paul along with Dr. Nemdew Thengew, GNM, sister Henuli Naiding and BPM, Jaydeep Sinha.
Along with the lady, four other family members have also tested covid positive and have been taken to covid care centre, located in Langting