Tag: Isolation Wards

Yogi Govt Bans Use Of Mobile Phones By Patients In Isolation Wards Of COVID-19 Hospitals

Lucknow: The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has banned coronavirus patients from keeping mobile phones inside isolation wards of COVID-19 hospitals in the state. Patients admitted in dedicated L-2 and L-3 COVID hospitals will no longer will allowed to take mobile phones along with them in the isolation wards in order to check the […]

Railways To Take Back 60% Of Isolation Coaches To Allot For Shramik Special Trains

New Delhi: The Indian Railways which converted 5,231 coaches into isolation wards for COVID-19 patients has now decided to take back 60 per cent of such coaches to be utilised in the Shramik Special trains for the transportation of the stranded migrant workers. The Railway Board wrote to all zonal railways on May 21 regarding […]

COVID19 Isolation Train Coaches
India Fights COVID19: Railway Converts 5,000 Coaches Into Isolation Wards

New Delhi: Railways has converted 5,000 coaches into isolation wards for those infected with coronavirus and is likely to deploy them in rural areas after consultation with the health ministry, officials said Saturday. The railways has set a target of converting 20,000 coaches to counter the pandemic, of which 5,000 coaches with 80,000 beds are […]

COVID-19: Govt mulls converting Railways coaches into isolation wards
COVID-19: Govt mulls converting Railways coaches into isolation wards

New Delhi: The Indian Railways is contemplating to convert its coaches and cabins in isolation wards in view of the growing number of COVID-19 patients, sources in the ministry said. The Railways runs 13,523 trains daily, and has now suspended all passenger services till April 14 in view of the country-wide lockdown. According to sources, […]