In the wake of complaints about non-availability of ambulances to ferry COVID-19 mosey sufferers to hospitals, the Dharwad district administration has shaped special teams for the administration of ambulances and Covid Care Centres.

Dharwad Deputy Commissioner Nitesh Patil on Monday acknowledged through a release that two special teams had been shaped to administer the ambulances and furthermore create mosey the provision of beds at the Covid Care Centres. The special teams would furthermore lag to non-public hospitals and detect the facilities made on the market there for remedy of COVID-19 sufferers, he acknowledged.

Deputy Director of Land Records Najma Peerzade and Joint Commissioner of Hubballi Dharwad Municipal Company Shankaranand Banshankari will head the teams for administration of ambulances in twin cities, while the respective tahsildars will organize ambulances within the taluks. The officials will also be reached on Ph: 9341015656 and 9242014944, respectively, the release acknowledged.

In model Manager of HESCOM Ibrahim Maigur and Administrative Officer of DIMHANS Shanmukh and RCH officer S.M. Honkeri had been deputed as in-payment for administration of beds and scientific requirements at Covid Care Centres. They’re going to also be reached on Ph: 9986716666, 8105077333, 8277332970, respectively.

50 % beds

In the intervening time, chairing a assembly of doctors from non-public hospitals on Monday, Minister for Broad and Medium Industries Jagadish Shettar asked them to fragment with 50 % of their beds to deal with COVID-19 sufferers.

Already, 17 non-public hospitals had been identified to give remedy for infected persons in Hubballi-Dharwad.