If required, this hospital can be started within 24 hours.
The Chief Minister told reporters after visiting Kovid Hospital that although there has been a decrease in cases of corona virus infection in the state, the state government is fully alert to the third possible wave of epidemic and a detailed plan has also been prepared for it. is.
Ahmedabad. A 1200-bed capacity Kovid Hospital has been constructed at the Mahatma Mandir in Gujarat’s capital, Gandhi Nagar, with the joint effort of the Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) and the state government. Chief Minister Vijay Rupani gave this information on Saturday.
The Mahatma Mandir has generally organized business summits and state government programs (Gandhinagar Covid Care Center). Apart from this, Vibrant Gujarat summit has also been held here many times. The Chief Minister told reporters after visiting Kovid Hospital that although there has been a decrease in cases of corona virus infection in the state, the state government is fully alert to the third possible wave of epidemic and a detailed plan has also been prepared for it. is.
Hospital can be started within 24 hours if needed
Rupani said that on the instructions of Union Home Minister Amit Shah, the DRDO and the state government have jointly built this hospital with a capacity of 1200 beds in his parliamentary constituency Gandhi Nagar. This hospital can be started within 24 hours if needed. He said that work has been started to set up an oxygen plant equipped with 300 ton capacity PSA technology to overcome the lack of oxygen.
Status of Corona infection cases in Gujarat
In the last 24 hours, 2521 cases of Corona virus infection were reported in Pagujrat, while 27 people died. In the last twenty-four hours, 7965 patients arrived home healthy in the state. The number of recent active cases in the state is 43611. So far 9761 have died in the state from Corona. So far, 8 lakh 03387 people have been infected with Corona in Gujarat, out of which seven lakh 50015 have reached home after getting healthy. On Thursday, two lakh 36 thousand 541 vaccines were planted in Gujarat.
So far, one crore 65 lakh 13240 vaccines have been installed in the state. 336 cases and seven deaths were reported in Ahmedabad Mahanagar Municipality area, while 228 cases and two died in Surat Mahanagar Municipality area, 308 cases and two deaths in Vadodara Mahanagar Municipality, 122 cases in Rajkot Mahanagar Municipality, Jamnagar Mahanagar Municipality area. In 53 cases and one died, 38 cases were reported in Bhavnagar Mahanagar municipality, 69 cases in Junagadh metropolitan municipality area and 26 cases of corona infection in Gandhinagar metropolitan municipality.