SAS Nagar, 30 October, 2020 (Yes Punjab News)
Health and Family Welfare Minister Mr. Balbir Singh Sidhu and Mr. Manish Tewari MP from Lok Sabha constituency Sri Anandpur Sahib today gave a green signal to the state-of-the-art ambulance from the District Hospital here.
Speaking on the occasion Mr. Manish Tewari said that he has provided Rs. 25 lakh from his MPLADS for the procurement of this ambulance to provide better health facilities to the people of the district.
He said that this ambulance was equipped with state-of-the-art medical equipments which proved to be extremely helpful in saving the life of the patient and with the help of which the patient could be safely transported to the hospitals. He said that the Congress government led by Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh is committed to provide quality health care to the people of the state.
Mr. Tewari said that health institutions in the state where most of the medical services were being provided to the people absolutely free of cost, the process of opening new health institutions and upgrading the existing ones was in full swing. He said that the health of the people of the state was his top priority.
Talking about the corona virus epidemic, the Health Minister Mr. Sidhu said that due to the dedicated efforts of the Punjab Government, the situation of the state has improved a lot. While the death toll has dropped, the number of positive cases has been steadily declining, but people still need to be vigilant.
He appealed to the people to strictly follow the guidelines of wearing masks, washing their hands frequently and keeping their distance from each other to prevent the spread of the disease.
Political Advisor to the Health Minister Mr. Harkesh Chand Sharma Fish Kalan, Civil Surgeon Dr.Gurinderbir Singh, Pawan Dewan Chairman Punjab Large industrial Development Board, Ravinder pal Singh Pali chairman, Jaspreet Gill president city congress mohali , Vijay Kumar Tinku chairman palnning Board mohali.Health Inspector Dilbagh Singh, other health officials were also present.