As a part of the augmentation of obtainable well being amenities, the Bus Depot of Haryana State Transport in Jhajjar district has transformed 5 of its mini buses into ambulances for Covid sufferers.
In keeping with officers, every of the automobiles has been geared up with 4 beds, stretchers, sanitisers, and PPE kits.
“As per the directions of the state transport director, 5 mini buses got to Jhajjar depot from Narnaul and Panipat deports which have been transformed into ambulances in a workshop right here. 4 beds have been put in in every bus ambulance. As well as, provision of sanitizer and PPE package has additionally been ensured. Oxygen facility can even be made within the buses by the district administration via the well being division,” mentioned Ravindra Pathak, Common Supervisor of the Jhajjar Depot.
Officers from the district administration mentioned this newest initiative is a part of their efforts to make use of each useful resource accessible with numerous departments to raised handle the present Covid scenario. Earlier, 20 police automobiles had been transformed into ambulances and handed to the well being division by Jhajjar Police.
“In view of the current scenario, we’re making efforts to make use of each useful resource accessible with numerous departments to raised handle the Covid pandemic. Well being and security of the folks is the primary duty of the administration, and officers are working day and night time for this,” mentioned Jitendra Kumar, Deputy Commissioner of Jhajjar.
“Social organizations and Purple Cross volunteers are additionally serving to us in our efforts. Nevertheless, the approaching days are more likely to be very difficult, so we attraction to residents to deal with themselves and their household, and to comply with all precautions and get vaccinated,” he mentioned.
As per the every day well being bulletin of Jhajjar, the district at the moment has 1,461 lively Covid circumstances, of which 1,342 are in dwelling isolation. The pattern positivity charge of the district is 4.39 per cent, whereas the fatality charge is 1.07 per cent.
For the reason that Covid pandemic first broke out final yr, Jhajjar has recorded 13,491 circumstances of Coronavirus, of which 11,886 folks have recovered from the an infection and 144 have succumbed to it.