Defense

Indian Army mobilises 2 field hospitals by air to establish 500 bed COVID hospital at Patna

The Fact News Service
Patna, May  7
The Indian Army has mobilised two Field Hospitals from North East by air to Patna to assist the government in fighting the recent surge of COVID cases in the State. These field hospitals, which include medical specialists, medical officers, nursing and support staff will be utilised for establishing a 500 bedded hospital at ESI Patna including 100 ICU beds. In order to make up the strength of medical staff at the hospital, additional specialists, medical officers, nursing staff as well as trained Infantry Battlefield Nursing Assistants are being moved by air over the next two days.

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