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Sonowal thanks PM for saving a baby girl in nick of time

Sonowal thanks PM for saving a baby girl in nick of time

Sonowal thanks PM for saving a baby girl in nick of time


Dispur, March 6: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his timely intervention leading to saving life of a new born baby of Moran, in Dibrugarh district.

In a telephonic call made to Prime Minister Modi today, Sonowal thanked him for ensuring timely arrangement in transiting the infant from Indira Gandhi International Airport to Gangaram Hospital. "This timely intervention on the part of the Prime Minister gave a new lease of life to the baby", Sonowal added. He further said that the humanity and sensibility shown by the Prime Minister will set an example for others to follow.

It may be mentioned that the new born baby from Moran was suffering from pulmonary infection and was flown to New Delhi for advanced treatment. Following a personal e-mail to him, Modi alerted his office which in turn asked Delhi Police to take immediate action. At Delhi Airport the air ambulance carrying the baby was offered priority landing. The infant was taken out in an ambulance and rushed to Gangaram Hospital through green corridor created for the purpose as the baby reached the hospital in 13 minutes.