A woman in the central city of Zlitin gave birth to a set of septuplets late of Tuesday, Zlitin Hospital has announced.

The Deputy Manager of the hospital Osama Al-Sari said that the septuplets are six boys and a girl weighing between 400 to 1100 grams, pointing out that the delivery surgery was carried out by three gynaecologists and one paediatrician.

“The seven infants are in relatively unstable health conditions up until now because the equipment in the hospital cannot assist such cases, yet the mother’s health condition is very good.” Al-Sari added.

He added that all of the necessary requirements for the birth case were provided under rough conditions, pointing that the hospital could not provide the respirators and vital signs devices due to high prices and lack of budget.