Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Tuesday mentioned every physician and healthcare employee attending to coronavirus sufferers can be given Rs 11,000 as an honour. ALSO READ | Triyuginarayan Temple: Uttarakhand’s Hidden Gem Where Lord Shiva Married Goddess Parvati
Rawat made the announcement whereas flagging off a fleet of 132 ambulances below the 108 emergency service right here. He mentioned all corona warriors of the Health Department can be given certificates.
Rawat mentioned the ambulances geared up with superior and fundamental life help programs will show to be the lifeline for the sick in hilly areas of the state.
Strengthening healthcare amenities within the state is a precedence and 271 ambulances below the 108 emergency service have been put into operation in Uttarakhand prior to now 4 years, Rawat mentioned.
The new fleet of ambulances has been put into operation below a World Bank-aided venture.
Rawat additional mentioned 2.32 lakh folks within the state have benefited from the Atal Ayushman Yojana. The variety of ICU beds within the state which stood at 216 round 10 months in the past has risen to 863 whereas the variety of ventilators has risen from 116 to 695, Rawat mentioned.
The chief minister additionally inaugurated a 10-bedded ICU at Gandhi Shatabdi Hospital right here on Tuesday.