Shocking incident: “How to” videos on YouTube reportedly take life of pregnant woman

Tirupur: In a shocking incident, a man after watching videos on YouTube helped his pregnant wife in delivering the baby. In this incident, the woman lost her life due to excessive bleeding.

According to the report published in Times of India, before assisting his wife, the man and his two family friends had watched videos, “how to help pregnant women”.

The name of the deceased is K Krithiga (28). She belonged to Rathinagireeswar Nagar near Pudupalayam. By profession, she was a schoolteacher. She was married to Karthigeyan. The couple has a three-year-old daughter.

Giving the details of the case, Mr. K. Boopathy, City Health Officer said that family friend of Karthigeyan, Lavanya and her husband, Praveen who believe on natural medicinal practices have convinced Krithiga that delivering a baby at home is better than at the hospital. After giving birth to a baby girl, Krithiga died due to excessive bleeding.

Police registered a case of suspicious death.