PANAJI: In view of the surge in cases in the state of Goa ad the constant increase in demand for beds with Oxygen, Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said that government has taken collective decision to increase the number of beds to ensure there is no shortage and all patients receive immediate care.
“We shall be converting the Super Specialty Block into a Covid Hospital.
Other hospitals which include GMC, South Goa District Hospital, ESI Hospital, Sub-District Hospital Ponda,” said Rane
Rane also informed that Cansaulim Hospital will also be requisitioned to create additional capacity of 500-600 beds
He further said that his objective is to create more than 2000 oxygen beds in order to ensure we are well-equipped to manage the surge in cases in the state.
“Government relentlessly working towards saving precious lives of the people of Goa,” he added