Colombo, 28 August, (Asiantribune.com):
A 29-year-old mother from Pepiliyawala, in the Gampaha district, gave birth to quintuplets (5 girls) this morning at the De Soysa Hospital for Women (Teaching), Colombo 08.
Deputy Director of the hospital Dr. Pushpa Gamaladge said this was the mother’s first pregnancy.
She said babies were perfectly healthy while having a slightly lower weight than the normal child and they were being looked after at the baby unit of the hospital.
– Asian Tribune –