QUETTA: A woman has given birth to her baby on an auto rickshaw over closure of airport road and other connecting roads due to the presence of President Asif Ali Zardari in Quetta.
The woman was riding on a rickshaw, which could not reach the hospital due to the closure of major roads.
The rickshaw carrying the pregnant woman was also not allowed to proceed to the hospital for more than 3 hours. As a result, she suddenly went into the labour in rickshaw and had her baby over there.
Meanwhile, Chief Minister Nawab Aslam Raisani has ordered an inquiry into the closure of airport road.
The airport road, Zarghoon road and other main roads of the city were closed for all kind of traffic hours before the President Zardari’s visit to Quetta. These roads remained closed for several hours during the movement of President Zardari in the city.
The wife of a local resident Momin Khan was also barred from going to hospital.
Despite the fact that the security personnel were informed about the condition of pregnant mother, she was not allowed to go.