First baby born in Britain in 2017,and she is Indian
Finally we are in 2017, and everyone is back to their routines. Having child whether it’s girl or boy give an immense pleasure to newly become parents.Meet the first baby of 2017.
It’s nothing less than luck for parents expecting a child to have theirs born on New Year’s day. Even more special is if it’s born just one minute after the new year rings in. Isn’t it cool? Wait, one more surprise is that baby is Indian.
Meet the baby
The first 2017 born baby in Britain is Meet Ellina Kumari who was born at 00:01. Born to proud parents Bharti Devi and Ashwani Kumar, the tiny bundle came to life on January 1.
Bharti Devi, now a mother of two, could not be more ecstatic. She is very elated. She said that “It is really exciting to think she is the first baby born in Britain in 2017, it is definitely something special to tell her when she is grown up.” Ellina’s father, who works as a sales assistant in the UK, said, “It is incredible to think she is the first baby of the whole year. New Year will be extra special from now on.”
Babies that are born across the world
Well, it was not only Britain who welcomes first baby of 2017. Elsewhere in the world, babies chose January 1 to make their grand entry.
Apart from Britain, New York City welcomed this year’s first baby eight minutes after the calendar turned to 2017. For Carmen Peralta, it became risky when her blood pressure spiked. After in labour pain she gave birth to a healthy baby boy, two weeks before her due date! And what a coincidence that the delivery happened to fall on New Year’s day.
Apart from New York, in Canada, baby took the spotlight for himself when he was born exactly at midnight, 21 days after his mother’s due date. It’s as if he had made up his mind for 2017.