Hanoi: A Vietnam couple has been hospitalised in country’s capital Hanoi, after they received severe injuries while having sex. The reason being, the couple used plastic bag for protection instead of a condom.

The young man and woman were taken to the hospital with genital bleeding and tissue tear. As per reports the couple used the plastic bag as they were too shy to buy condoms.

The doctors have kept the couple under very close observations as there are chances of infection and have also prescribed antibiotics.

The doctors said that injuries were occurred because the plastic bag was too thick and caused scratches and vaginal tearing. They also said the bags are prone to tearing and do not offer proper protection.

The incident has also alarmed about the attitude towards safe sex and sex education in Vietnam