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Chattisgarh: Pregnant woman crosses river on makeshift basket to reach hospital


Due to lack of transport and poor road connectivity, a pregnant woman in Surguja's Kadnai village at Chhattisgarh was forced to be carried on a makeshift basket through a river.

In a video tweeted by news agency ANI, the woman was seen seated in the basket strung on two sticks with rope. She was carried by four man to cross the river as she sat on the makeshift basket.

Due to unavailability of ambulance and lack of proper roads in the area, the woman had to be carried on the makeshift basket to a nearby hospital for delivery. She ...


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