New Delhi, Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations (PM CARES) Fund Trust has decided to allocate Rs. 41.62 crores for establishment of two 250 bedded makeshift COVID hospitals by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) at Murshidabad and Kalyani, West Bengal.
For this, certain infrastructural support would also be provided by the State Government and Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), Government of India.
This proposal will augment health infrastructure in West Bengal to effectively manage the COVID situation.
PM CARES Fund Trust had, in its endeavor to support the augmentation of health infrastructure, helped establish COVID hospitals in Bihar, Delhi, Jammu and Srinagar also.