Hyderabad, March 30 (IANS) A 34-year-old woman from Andhra Pradesh has entered the Limca Book of Records for giving birth to two children on the same day — a year apart.
M. Rubeena Sultana of Kurnool town received the certificate of national record.
According to the certificate, Rubeena, wife of G.S. Mahaboob Naseer, delivered two children by caesarean section with an exact gap of one year.
“Our first child was a daughter, Ayesha Nousheen, while our son, Mahaboob Saabir, was born exactly a year later,” Rubina told IANS from Kurnool.
According to the certificate, Ayesha Nousheen, was born at 6.48 a.m. on April 9, 2015 while Mahaboob Saabir was born at 6.33 a.m. on April 9, 2016.
“The deliveries were in the same hospital, Sree Ashwini Hospital, by the same doctor, G. Padmaja,” it said.
A function is to be held at Kurnool on April 9 where the couple will be felicitated.
Rubeena said though the Limca Book of Records had invited them to Delhi to receive the certificate, they could not travel as their daughter was not well.
Rubina heads an organization for welfare of women and children and it runs a centre for teaching Urdu under the National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language.
Mahaboob Naseer works with a medical transcription company.