Bhubaneswar: CM Naveen Patnaik interacted with doctors and paramedics, appreciated their role and congratulated partner organizations KIMS & Ashwini Hospitals for readying the facilities in such a record time.
CM also stressed that although Odisha is ready to provide better health care to COVID19 patients in these standalone hospitals, the fight against COVID19 can be won through social distancing, hand washing & observing #lockdown guidelines strictly.
Today Odisha Government readied two ‘Odisha Covid Hospitals’ with a capacity of 650 beds including 500 bedded facility near KIMS, Bhubaneswar and 150 bedded facility at Ashwini hospital, #Cuttack. Both were completed in record time of one week.
Both the Odisha Covid Hospitals are sponsored by Odisha Mining Govt. of Odisha will provide free treatment, free food & stay for all #COVID19 patients in these Hospitals.
In partnership with KIMS & funded by Odisha Mining , Odisha COVID Hospital, India’s first largest standalone COVID19 hospital was made functional within record 7 days where treatment, food & facilities will be provided free of cost by Odisha Government.