In June, the ‘dial 108 ambulance’ service acquired 215 calls to ferry Covid sufferers. Whereas the ambulances had ferried 785 sufferers in Could and 1,484 sufferers in April. when the an infection price was at its peak through the second wave.
Nonetheless, because the positivity price began lowering, the load on the ambulance to ferry Covid sufferers additionally lowered steadily after Could 15.
Ashwin Raghamwar, the zonal supervisor of Bharat Vikas Group (BVG), Nashik zone, that operates the fleet of 47 ambulances within the district, stated, “We’ve got stored apart 17 ambulances solely to ferry Covid sufferers. The medical doctors and drivers of the ambulances took all the required