Burjeel Hospital Abu Dhabi welcomes first Eid Al Adha baby

Unit of VPS Healthcare, marked the advent of Eid Al Adha with the birth of the first baby after midnight.

Burjeel Hospital Abu Dhabi welcomes first Eid Al Adha baby

Abu Dhabi: The family of the first baby were extremely delighted to welcome a gift into this world on the auspicious day of Eid Al Adha, while baby Jenzo was born at 00:01Hrs in Burjeel Hospital, Abu Dhabi.

Additional details of the first baby born on Eid Al-Adha, also known as the "Festival of the Sacrifice" of two Islamic holidays celebrated worldwide each year.

First Baby

·         Name: Jenzo Venedict Bautista

·         Gender: Boy

·         Nationality: Filipino

·         Mother/Age: Jenalyn Nacion Briones / 34 years

·         Father/Age/Nationality: Joven Santos Bautista / 37 years

Eid is a time when families and friends come together to celebrate, usually over a meal. However, for the blessed parents the moment was miraculous as they welcomed their newborn baby on the joyous occasion of Eid Al Adha on Friday. Parents of the Baby, Joven and Jenalyn, said: “We are blessed to have our baby come into this world on the first day of Eid Al Adha. A pandemic with consequent restrictions has dampened the spirit of this festive season. But the birth of our child brings us so much joy and hope. We will cherish this moment forever in our lifetime.”

Dr. Fady Georges Hachem, Consultant - Obstetrics and Gynecology, at Burjeel Hospital said: “We celebrate the birth of baby Jenzo on this special day. Babies born on a significant day bring added joy to our hearts, and give more reason for the family to celebrate. We are glad that the delivery went smoothly and the mother and child are in good health.”

Burjeel Hospital, Abu Dhabi has a highly-skilled team of Obstetrics & Gynecologist and its world-class care for pre-term and term babies (including the Neonatology ICU), the most up-to-date diagnostic tools and outstanding facilities and services, families can expect superior medical care and personalized attention at every step of the way to ensure a smooth and safe delivery.