A woman from Nintavur in Ampara has given birth to triplets.
The birth had taken place at the Ashraff Memorial Hospital in Kalmunai at 9 p.m. last night.
The 29 year – old woman had been admitted to the hospital last morning, while a c-section surgery had taken place in the night delivering the babies.
The triplets include one female weighing 2.6 Kg and two males weighing 2.3 Kg each.
Hospital sources said the mother and infants are in good health.
The birth had taken place at a time when there were less patients visiting hospitals due to the coronavirus outbreak. (Colombo Gazette)