Serious Corona Infectants of Haridwar district will no longer have to go to the Higher Center for treatment. Patanjali Yogpeeth has extended a helping hand to improve Covid arrangements. The government and Patanjali will jointly operate Baba Barfani and temporary base hospital in Haridwar.
Yoga Guru Swami Ramdev along with the team of administration and health department on Friday inspected Baba Barfani Hospital at Dudhadhari and temporary base hospital at Pavan Dham. During this time all the basic arrangements of the hospital got better.
He also agreed to jointly operate the two hospitals with the government. DM C Ravi Shankar said that Baba Barfani Hospital is being made an authorized Covid Hospital. It will have the facility of ICU and oxygen beds with 22 ventilator beds. The hospital will have a total capacity of 500 beds. At the same time, the temporary base hospital is being converted into an authorized Covid health center.
150 beds will be available in the hospital. DM said that the government is providing 75 trained doctors and health workers from the Srinagar Medical College to run the hospital. Out of these, 25 doctors have reached Haridwar. Medical college trainee doctors and staff nurses will also be put on duty. He informed that Patanjali Yogpeeth will provide accommodation, transport and food facilities to doctors and health workers. Patanjali will also organize yoga camps in hospitals. The DM said that on Saturday or Sunday, both Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat and Swami Ramdev will inaugurate the hospitals.
Union Minister thanked:
Union Education Minister Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has thanked Swami Ramdev and General Secretary Acharya Balkrishna of Patanjali Yogpeeth for taking care of Baba Barfani and temporary base hospital. He praised Patanjali’s efforts by tweeting.