Mother, unborn child die at Sangre Grande Hospital

A mother has died while giving birth at the Sangre Grande Regional Hospital.

She has been identified as Shevana Sookram.

The Eastern Regional Health Authority has issued a statement offering condolences to the family.

The statement says:

"The Eastern Regional Health Authority offers its deepest condolences to the Sookram family on the untimely passing of Shevana Sookram and her unborn child.