Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, Might 1
Contemplating the incidents of fireplace at among the hospitals in different elements of the nation, particularly resulting from a sudden enhance within the consumption of oxygen, all fireplace hydrants on the Sector 48 Covid hospital right here had been examined and a fire-sensing mock drill was additionally carried out.
“All fireplace extinguishers have been checked, refilled and re-validated,” mentioned Yashpal Garg, Covid administration in-charge at Authorities Medical Faculty and Hospital (GMCH-32).
Prior to now week, all fireplace hydrants on the GMCH-32 had been examined and all fireplace extinguishers had been checked, refilled and re-validated.
Garg mentioned all medical and para-medical workers had additionally been sensitised to make sure that all the fireplace exits ought to stay clear on a regular basis and shouldn’t be blocked by stretchers/trolleys and all oxygen factors to be checked by a technician to make sure there was no leakage.
In the meantime, UT Administrator VP Singh Badnore has directed the hospital authorities to be additional cautious in regards to the fireplace points.