Faridkot: 73 Ventilators in GGS Medical college which have been despatched to the hospital final yr beneath the central authorities scheme to deal with Covid -19 are allegedly not in working situation.
There are about 119 Ventilators in the Guru Gobind Singh medical college and hospital out of which, about 73 are now in working situation.
“We had verbally requested the authorities to get the non functioning Ventilators repainted even about a yr in the past after they have been delivered to our discover by the sufferers. But no motion was taken on our request. The ventilators had been despatched by the middle authorities to the GGS medical college final yr throughout the first wave of Covid-19. But their high quality was not up to speed. So they began turning out to be a ineffective in possession of the medical college. I additionally request the federal government to mark an inquiry to verify the standard of the ventilators,” stated Gurpreet Singh Chandbaja, President of Bhai Kanahya Cancer Roko Sewa Society, a Faridkot primarily based NGO.
Expressing his concern over the situation of the ventilators, AAP Kotkapura MLA Kultar Singh Sandhwan stated that about 6 dozens of ventilators given to the GGS medical college beneath PM care fund are lying as defected peaces which can’t be utilized.
“A big quantity of sufferers are dying in India because of the scarcity of ventilators day by day. But because of the negligence of the involved hospital authorities, about 73 ventilators haven’t been bought repaired . we have now repeatedly raised our concern in this regard and I request the CM, Captain Amarinder Singh to take steps to save lots of the lives of the individuals,” Kultar stated.
Dr Sulekh Mittal, Medical Superintendent of GGS Medical college and Hospital Faridkot couldn’t be contacted about it.
Nor did he reply to the textual content message for his model about it.
If GGS medical college comes out with its model, the story can be up to date accordingly.