From the comfort of the nest, expecting mothers sashay down the ramp

From the comfort of the nest, expecting mothers sashay down the ramp

Submitted by Editor on Sat, 2016-03-12 21:03 Bengaluru: The Nest, the maternity centre at Fortis Hospitals, Banerghatta Road, commemorated Women's Day in an unique way. Twenty-four expecting mothers walked the ramp at the hospital on Saturday, enthralling the audience with their charm. The theme of the fashion show was ‘Celebrating that special glow of motherhood’. Apart from the fashion show, the evening also featured dance shows, where the would-be mothers and fathers danced gracefully. The expecting mothers were introduced by the MC with a surprise AV (Audio-Visual) from their husbands. The participants also spoke about their expectations of motherhood eloquently.Reeth Abraham, the renowned athlete from Bengaluru, who holds the achievement of winning a national championship within 10 months of giving birth, judged the participants. “I’m overwhelmed to be a part of this truly wonderful initiative which provides a platform for the mommies-to-be to exhibit their skills and talent. ‘The Nest’ is very close to my heart as this is where my baby was born too,” said Reeth Abraham.Vijayarathna, Zonal Director, Fortis Hospitals, Bannerghatta Road, said, “We at Fortis not only take care of their physical health also their overall emotional well being as motherhood comes with its own concerns and apprehensions. This was an initiative from our end to  relieve them off their anxiety and stress. We are happy that the event was highly successful."