Cape Town: South African police have arrested a woman who pretended to give birth to 10 children.
A few days ago, a 37-year-old South African woman made headlines in the world media when it was reported that she had given birth to 10 children at the same time and entered her name in the Guinness Book of World Records, according to news reports. Gosiame Thamara, 37, gave birth to 10 children by normal delivery, including seven boys and three girls. However, an investigation into the incident revealed that the woman had lied and had not given birth to a child.
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According to the news agency, the woman had lied about the birth of children. Gosiame Thamara is a psychiatric patient who was brought to the hospital for treatment when she was not even pregnant, so now she has been arrested on charges of lying and fraud.
South African officials, on the other hand, have vehemently denied giving birth to ten children, saying no woman has given birth to twins here.