Following the lines of Mumbai and Delhi, a 500-bed Covid Care Center larger than both the cities is under progress in Radha Swami Satsang Bhawan Bilwa Complex in Jaipur. The center will start on 26 April. The center will be used to place the people who do not have a home isolation system.
Due to increasing Corona cases in the state, the load upon the hospitals is also increasing. Jaipur is witnessing the highest number of cases these days. This has become a matter of concern and the government has now started preparing to make the state’s largest temporary covid care center in Jaipur.
For this, Collector Antar Singh Nehra, Nodal Officer Gaurav Goyal appointed for Covid Management visited two places in the city. JECC Center at Sitapura and Radha Swami Satsang Bhawan at Tonk Road, Bilwa and found Satsang Bhavan more suitable.
The proposed place spread over 7 lakh square feet area has adequate space for making a huge center of the capacity of about 500 beds. A total of six wards will be built here. There will be a distance of six feet and curtain between each patient.
Amidst the rise in Corona patients, there is a lack of beds in hospitals, building this center will resolve the issue of unavailability of the beds. The center is spread over an area of 7 lakh sq ft, where a temporary covid care center with 500 beds will be built which can later be extended to 10000 beds.
According to the officials, it is planned to start with 500 beds in the first phase. The special thing at this center is that there is already an arrangement of hundreds of toilets for drinking water, defecation etc. for adequate drinking. Apart from this, there is also a mega kitchen, where pure-fresh food can be prepared and fed to the patients in the morning, afternoon and evening. Apart from this, an adequate amount of fans and other facilities are also available here.
After inspecting the spot, the officials said that the corona patients without symptoms or with low symptoms and who do not have facilities or are unable to manage home isolation will be kept at this center. Apart from this, those patients who do not need oxygen will also be kept here. However, if needed, beds of oxygen will also be provided at this center.