Thursday, September 20, 2018

Medical Evacuation by A&N Command

Port Blair, Sept 19: Andaman and Nicobar Command (ANC) carried out medical evacuation of a 23 years old pregnant lady last Friday night from Community Health Centre (CHC), Diglipur. The lady was suffering from obstructed labour and needed medical assistance immediately.
To carry out the evacuation, an Indian Air Force MI-17 Helicopter of the command took off during night from Port Blair amidst inclement weather. The patient was brought to Port Blair and admitted to the GB Pant Hospital, where she is reported to have delivered a healthy baby.