Gulmi (Tamghas), Jan 14: Gita Kunwar, 26, of Ratopokhari of Jaisithok VDC-2 in Gulmi gave birth to quadruplets on Thursday morning through c-section at the Palpa-based Lumbini Medical College.
Of the new born babies-two daughters and two sons-two weigh 1.7 kgs and two weigh 2.2 kgs. Their condition is normal, according to Dr Binita Thapa
A medical team comprising Dr Thapa, Shriyashi Aryal and Dr Deepak Shrestha were involved in the delivery of the quadruplets. Kunwar had been under medical observation at Palpa Medical College for the past two months.
It was however not the first time that Kunwar had given birth. Prior to this, she had given birth to twins, but unfortunately she suffered postpartum death of her both infants.