Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy will inaugurate 1,088 new ambulances on Wednesday. Around 203.47crore has been incurred by the government to purchase these vehicles.
Out of the total 1,088 ambulances, 676 vehicles are ‘104’ mobile health care units and 26 vehicles are neonatal care ambulances, 324 vehicles are ‘108’ ambulances and remaining will be based on requirement.
The government has decided to provide 104 vehicles to every mandal. Along with that, each of it will have a team including a qualified doctor and other staff.
Inputs from Praveena Varma