Four girls of ‘Pancharatnam’ quintuplets to tie knot on same day
Thiruvananthapuram: The quintuplets (five children in one birth) of ‘Pancharatnam’ House at Nannattukavu in Pothencode here are entering a new phase of life as four of them will be entering wedlock the same day.
The four girls of the quintuplets named Uthraja, Uthra, Uthara and Uthama will be getting married under the auspices of their only brother Uthrajan. They are children of Ramadevi and late Premakumar. The wedding ceremony will take place by the end of April at Guruvayur temple.
Uthra who is a fashion designer and will tie the knot with Ayoor native K. S. Ajith Kumar, a hotel manager in Muscat. Uthraja, an anaesthesia technician at Kochi Amrita Medical College, will marry Pathanamthitta native Akash, who is also an anaesthesia technician in Kuwait. An online journalist, Uthara will be marrying Kozhikode native journalist Mahesh. Uthama, an anaesthesia technician at a private hospital in Thiruvananthapuram, will tie the knot with Vattiyoorkavu native Vineeth, an accountant in Muscat.
After the unexpected death of Premakumar when the children were only 9 years old, Ramadevi struggled hard to raise them with an ailing heart. She is living with a pacemaker. The government granted job to Ramadevi in District Cooperative Bank in Pothencode branch. Thus she managed to live peacefully with the children.
The quintuplets were born in November 1995 at SAT Hospital in Thiruvananthapuram with only minutes apart. As they were born on ‘Uthram’ day, they were given names adding the day. Now the children are 24 years old.
Keralites were eager to know every milestone in their life such as first day at school, victory in exams, first vote and the like. It was ‘Mathrubhumi’ that first reported the news of birth of the quintuplets.