LG flags off 34 advanced life support Dial-108 ambulances by BVG India for J&K

Srinagar: On the eve of Republic Day, BVG India Limited, a key player offering emergency response services, has added 34 more advanced life support ambulances to Jammu & Kashmir’s JKEMS 108/102 emergency medical services fleet. With this addition BVG is serving with 511-strong ambulance fleet for Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh Union Territories.

Manoj Sinha, Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir flagged off these additional 34 ambulances. H. R. Gaikwad, CMD, BVG India, along with the BVG team expressed gratitude to Manoj Sinha for his kind gesture.

Jammu and Kashmir Emergency Medical Services 108/102 is a Public-Private Partnership venture between the Government of J&K and Ladakh and BVG India Ltd.

BVG India has been serving the National Health Mission, Jammu & Kashmir, and the ambitious initiative of JK Emergency Medical Services (JKEMS) has announced that its world-class emergency response services and JKEMS ambulance services have benefited over a crore of people in Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh so far.

The popularly known 102-108 Ambulance services cover a population of more than 1.25 crore spread across 22 districts covering places such as Anantnag, Bandipora, Baramulla, Budgam, Doda, Ganderbal, Leh, Jammu, Kargil, Kathua, Kishtwar, Kulgam, Kupwara, Pulwama, Poonch, Rajouri, Ramban, Reasi, Samba, Shopian, Srinagar and Udhampur among others.

Choudhary Mohammed Yasin, IAS; Mission Director, National Health Mission, J&K, acknowledged Bharat Vikas Group, India, Ltd JKEMS team for serving all Medical Emergencies and Covid patients health system preparedness and response to Covid-19 Pandemic in the UT of J&K.

Hanmantrao Ramdas Gaikwad, Chairman & Managing Director (CMD), BVG India Ltd said that BVG’s pioneered initiatives such as ambulance equipped with defibrillators, ventilators, blood pressure monitoring equipment, pulse oximetry, and medical grade oxygen delivery systems with all life-saving medicines and first in India to provide doctors with ambulances had played key role in saving lives of crore people who were in need of critical medical assistance.”

Over 800 Medical Emergency professionals like Doctors Para Medicos and Filed Administrative Staff, Drivers are serving under Bharat Vikas Group (BVG India) for providing ambulatory services across of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh.

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