Tuesday, 26 May 2020

Maungdaw, Arakan State: A pregnant woman was dead today at about 2:00 am for the lack of medical treatment at Maungdaw north, said a relative of the victim on condition of anonymity.

“The dead body was identified as Ms. Tareso (32), wife of Feros Ahmed, hailed from Borgoa Bill village of Kyauk Hla Gaar village tract of Maungdaw Township.”

Yesterday, she was serious condition, so her husband and her parents tried to send her to Maungdaw General Hospital, but, they were barred to go hospital because the time was 7:30 pm. There is curfew, which is still imposed from 5:00 am to 7:00 pm.

As result, they didn’t able to take her to the hospital for delivery case. However, the woman gave to birth a dead baby at about 11:00 pm. After giving birth, the woman became very critical condition.

After four hours later of giving birth, the mother was dead, said her neighbor.

There are many pregnant women in north Arakan died of delivery case for the lack of medical treatment as they are not allowed to admit at hospital. If the Rohingya women get admission in hospital, they will not get proper treatment in the hospital, said schoolteacher from the locality.