In line with Varanasi Commissioner Deepak Agrawal, 90 p.c of labor has been accomplished and the remainder of the work shall be accomplished inside two days.
“DRDO is organising a 750-bedded makeshift Covid hospital and 90 p.c of labor has been finished, remainder of the work shall be accomplished in a day or 2. Within the first section, 250 ICUs will begin functioning and we’ll begin admitting sufferers quickly,” stated Agrawal.
In Jammu and Kashmir, DRDO has began building of a 500-bed Covid-19 hospital in Budgam district to ramp up medical infrastructure. For this joint initiative, the union territory administration handed over land, which was already recognized for a hospital, to the DRDO for the development of a brief Covid-19 hospital.
The hospital may have 500 oxygen beds and is prone to be accomplished in about 35 days’ time, Ravinder Kumar, Extra Chief Engineer, DRDO knowledgeable.