You must have heard about twins and must have seen them, but have you ever thought that if 10 children are born together? You may find this thing strange and maybe even surprised, but in reality, it has happened. A South African woman has created a world record by giving birth to 10 children at once. According to reports, 37-year-old Thamara Sithole has given birth to seven boys and three girls.
Doctors had claimed to have six children in the womb
Thamara Sithole’s husband Tebogo Tsotetsi told that these children were born on June 7 by Caesarean method in a hospital in Pretoria. Doctors had initially told Tebogo that his wife was carrying six children but later found there were eight. However, when the children were born, their number turned out to be 10. Let us tell you that this African couple already has six-year-old twins.
Feeling Emotional With Being Happy – Tebogo
Tebogo Tsotetsi is currently unemployed. He told that he is feeling very emotional and happy after the birth of the children. Tebogo said, “Out of these 10 children, seven are sons and three are daughters. My wife was pregnant for seven months and seven days. I am very happy and feel very emotional too. I am not in a position to talk much now.”
It was not easy for Thamara to give birth to children
Giving birth to children was not easy for Thamara as her legs used to hurt a lot during pregnancy. He also had to face the problem of heartburn. She had become very ill. It was a very difficult time for them. Thamara had expressed concern that his children might not survive. She just prayed for his well-being. However, all babies are born alive and healthy. After which Thamara was quite happy.
Previous record broken within a month
According to the Daily Mail , a month ago, a Mali woman gave birth to nine children in Morocco. She had registered her name in the Guinness Book of World Records by giving birth to nine children, but Thamara Sithole broke her record within just a month and with this, she became the first woman in the world to give birth to so many children. have gone. However, Thamara herself was surprised to see this.
The pregnancies of these women were in discussion before Thamara Sithole
In 2009, an American woman Nadya Suleiman gave birth to eight children. Records show that since 1970, two women had given birth to nine children together, but these children only survived for a few days. In 1971, a woman gave birth to nine children in Australia, and in 1999 in Indonesia, a woman gave birth to nine children. But now this lady Thamara tops the list by giving birth to 10 babies at once.