Benapole: A woman gave birth to conjoined twins in Chowgachha upazila of Jessore district on Friday morning.
Hospital sources said the twins were born to Rina Begum, wife of Mantu Mollah of Ujirpur area in the upazila, through cesarean section at ‘Mayer Doa Clinic’ at the upazila headquarters in the morning. Dr Rabiul Islam and Dr Shahinur Rahman Shahin conducted the surgery.
Later, the two babies who are joined at the chest were sent to Jessore General Hospital.
Paediatric specialist Dr Mahfuzur Rahman at the district hospital said if the two babies have separate organs, it is possible to separate them.
He, however, referred them to Dhaka for further treatment.