Punjab & Region

8211 accident victims served in 2 months by 108 Ambulance

The Fact News Service
Chandigarh, September 10

Ziqitza Healthcare Ltd. (ZHL), responsible for 108 Emergency Ambulance service across Punjab has successfully provided emergency immediate assistance to 8211 accident victims across the state in the last two months between 1st July 2021 to 7th September 2021 by arriving timely at the place of mishap and thereby saving precious lives. For these victims, 108 Ambulance became the first point of contact to help them out in their moment of distress.

24*7 centralized 108 call center played a significant role by promptly assisting these 8211 accident victims with strong support. During the last two months, July & August the dedicated team and staff ensured that each accidental case was managed well by timely admission to the hospital, providing medical support to serious victims in the golden hour and making the system more robust and efficient while catering to urgent needs of the injured.

According to the request calls received by 108 Emergency ambulance service, Ludhiana reported highest accidental cases i.e. 1280, followed by Patiala second highest i.e 856 and Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar (Mohali) 560.

Speaking about the efforts of Ambulance 108, Saikat Mukherjee, Project Head, Ziqitza Healthcare said “Ambulance 108 has always committed itself to serve the people in need. We have developed our emergency service in such a way that we stand firm on our goal of saving each and every life possible in such cases.  Our dedicated staff and people continue to ensure that each accidental case is managed well with full consideration & attention, with no scope of error. We really feel very deeply for our ambulance service that continues to serve during times of distress and will always ensure to deliver effective healthcare.  Team Ambulance 108 continues to work 24×7 and stand for the emergency needs of the patients.”

“Further, we truly appreciate the effort and support received from the Government of Punjab and Health Department, added Mukherjee.”

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