Reliance Foundation is setting up 1,000 bedded Covid Care facilities with oxygen supply in Jamnagar where services will be provided free of cost to the citizens.
A 400 beds Covid Care facility will be up and running at Government Dental College & Hospital in Jamnagar within a week and another 600 beds Covid Care facility will be made operational at another location in Jamnagar within the next two weeks. The entire cost of setting up and running the facilities will be borne by Reliance.
All the necessary manpower, medical support, equipment, and other disposable items will be supported by Reliance. The state government will coordinate in ensuring that the hospital is staffed with doctors and nursing staff. The hospital will provide relief to people living in Jamnagar, Khambhalia, Dwarka, Porbandar and other regions of Saurashtra.
Nita M. Ambani, Founder and Chairperson, Reliance Foundation said, “Reliance Foundation is setting up a 1,000-bedded hospital with oxygen for COVID patients in Jamnagar, Gujarat. The first phase of 400 beds will be ready within a week, and the other 600 beds in another week. The hospital will provide quality care free of cost. Reliance Foundation has been standing shoulder to shoulder in solidarity with our fellow Indians since the beginning of this outbreak. We will continue to work tirelessly to save precious lives. Together we can, and we will win this fight.”
Reliance has always been there to support during any major crisis and in the past one year after the COVID-19 pandemic hit India. The company has been working relentlessly on various fronts to help the people of Gujarat and the country. Reliance has also been providing oxygen supply to Gujarat and few other states. Reliance is already providing free of cost Covid care in the city of Mumbai where 875 Covid beds are managed by Reliance Foundation Hospital. With this addition, Reliance will set up and manage 1,875 beds for Covid care.