Of late, triplets were born one after another at the Pyongyang Maternity Hospital.
Pak Su Ok from Hoechang County of South Phyongan Province gave birth to three girl triplets, the 508th of its kind in the country, on September 10, Ryang Chun Hui from Sinwon County of South Hwanghae Province, three girls on October 5, and Pak Hye Gyong from Pukchang County of South Phyongan Province, boy triplets on November 23.
The 509th set of triplets weighed 1. 78, 1.8 and 1.72 kilograms respectively at birth, but weigh over 4 kilograms at the moment. The babies and their mother are in good health now.
Ryang left the Pyongyang Maternity Hospital with her triplets on December 25.