Bhubaneswar: Another worrisome incident has come to the fore where a pregnant woman delivered on a riverside earthen road as she could not reach hospital on time due to lack of a motorable road to her village in Koraput district.

According to reports, the woman was being carried on a sling to a hospital when she delivered on the way. Though called, the ambulance could not reach her village Kiramba under the Dashamantapur area.

After birth, the mother and her newborn were taken to the nearby hospital. They are stated to be stable