West Bengal  /  Published 26.08.21

Ambulance delay costs patient’s life

An 18-year-old detected with Covid-19 died at the superspecialty hospital here on Wednesday as the ambulance supposed to take him to the Covid hospital at Biswa Bangla Krirangan took four hours to rea...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 07.08.21

Faster send-off for ambulances to Bangladesh

A consignment of 30 ambulances offered by India as a gift to Bangladesh to help fight Covid-19 has been cleared for movement on a priority basis. The vehicles will set out for Dhaka from the Petrapol...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Petrapole

Health  /  Published 09.07.21

Ziqitza Healthcare Ltd provides ambulance solutions

Ziqitza Healthcare Ltd (ZHL) operated, 108 ambulance service in the east part of the country like in Odisha, since its launch has served more than 40 lakh people of Odisha and the number is continuing...
By ABP Digital Brand Studio

Calcutta  /  Published 07.07.21

75-yr-old gifts an ambulance to St Xavier’s College

A woman who turned 75 on June 19 did not host a party to celebrate the occasion. Shakuntala Lakhotia, instead, turned up at St Xavier’s College on Monday to give an ambulance to the institution...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.06.21

Bike-ambulance for health hubs

Bike-ambulances will soon be introduced in at least three government-run health hubs in the steel city. The three bike-ambulances had been provided to the district health department by the then Jamsh...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur


Calcutta  /  Published 15.06.21

SOS from pool car owners in city

The owners of around 3,000 pool cars that would ferry children to school in Calcutta and its adjoining areas have urged the government to use their vehicles as ambulances so the drivers and other work...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 21.05.21

At the wheel, ferrying the ill

No vaccines for drivers Those in the business feel they do not receive the respect they should. “Patients misbehave with us, thinking we are in connivance with corporate hospitals, out to fleec...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.05.21

Hand cart ride to hospital

Parents of a 13-year-old boy, who had fractured his left hand and leg, had to take him on a hand cart to hospital in Jharkhand and bring him back home in the same after failing to get an ambulance. T...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.05.21

Jamshedpur MP donates ambulance

Jamshedpur BJP parliamentarian Bidyut Baran Mahto on Monday donated 8 air-conditioned ambulances equipped with oxygen cylinders to the East Singhbhum district administration, meant to ferry patients f...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.05.21

Auto ambulance to ply in steel city

The social organisation Marwari Yuva Manch's women wing - Surabhi - on Sunday started a free auto ambulance service for Covid-19 patients in Jamshedpur. The service will help in carrying patients...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur


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