Gadchiroli: The district gets 11 new ambulances that were distributed to talukas by District Collector Deepak Singla in the premises of District hospital on Saturday. These ambulances were sanctioned under Special Central Fund.
The keys of vehicles were handed over to drivers concerned. Three sub-district hospitals in Aheri, Kurkheda and Armori got an ambulance each while 8 ambulances were given to Rural Hospitals. Chamorshi Rural Hospital had got an ambulance earlier.
Speaking on the occasion, district collector said that the new ambulances will prove useful for patients on the backdrop of the corona situation in the district. They will also be used for the patients in remote areas, he added.