Mudigere: In a heartwarming incident, a pregnant woman gave birth to a baby girl on a bus on the Channarayapatna-Hassan route in Mudigere. The incident unfolded on the KSRTC bus (KA-18 F-0865), operating on the route from Bengaluru to Chikkamagaluru.
An expectant mother, originally from Bihar, was on her way to Mudigere to work as a laborer. However, she began experiencing labor pains during the bus journey.
Seeing the woman in distress, the bus driver promptly pulled over to the side of the road. The bus conductor Vasatha and other women passengers on board helped the woman deliver the baby.
The mother and the newborn baby girl were shifted to the Shantigram Hospital via a 108 ambulance. Once the mother and baby were admitted to the hospital, the bus resumed its journey as scheduled.
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The extraordinary efforts of Vasantha, the driver, and the passengers have garnered widespread praise from the public.