Baby Born, Fell off a Moving Train, and Survived

newborn_train toilet 1Bhuri Kalbi, 33, was seven month pregnant and she wanted to use toilet in a moving train in India. The lady however unexpectedly gave birth to a baby that slipped down the toilet bowl onto the tracks.

“My delivery was so sudden,” said the Bhuri Kalbi, the mother of the infant, born two months prematurely. “I did not even realize that my child had slipped from the hole in the toilet.”

newborn_train toilet 2newborn_train toilet 3Kalbi fainted on the toilet seat after the birth for a few minutes before waking up and alerting her family. They stopped the train and ran along the train to find the newborn girl lying uninjured on pebbles by the track.

The photos of the baby taken inside a hospital in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad, India February 28, 2008 are borrowed from Reuters.

3 thoughts on “Baby Born, Fell off a Moving Train, and Survived

  1. Looks like the baby is doing well and the hospital has decided not to charge any fee for treating the girl and her mother since the family is not well-off.

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