Doctors said Chana’s condition has worsened in recent weeks at her village home. Baktawng Tlangnuam. The man was rushed to hospital on Sunday evening, where he was pronounced dead on arrival. It is difficult to say if Chana was really the head of the largest family in the world as there are others two people claiming the title, reports the BBC, explaining that it is also difficult to estimate the exact size of Chana’s family. According to at least one official report, Chana had 39 wives, 94 children, 33 grandchildren and one great-grandchild, for a total of 181 people. According to Zoramthaga, Chana’s extended family consisted of 38 wives, 89 children and 36 grandchildren.