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There is good news for Gorakhpur amid negative news in the Corona epidemic. The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), an organization of world-renowned industrialist Bill Gates, will operate a 100-bed Kovid Hospital in the city. It is being arranged at the Girls Hostel of Veer Bahadur Singh Sports College. Soon a letter of approval will also come in this regard.
The hospital is proposed to be operated by BMGF. Negotiations are going on in this regard. The proposal has received verbal approval. Arrangements are being made for this in the girls’ hostels of the Sports College. Oxygen will be provided locally. The laying of pipeline for oxygen has started.
BMGF will operate for six months
BMGF will operate this hospital for six months. After that it will be transferred to the district administration. From medical equipment to medical staff, arrangements will be made by BMGF to operate the hospital. This 100-bed hospital will have better treatment facilities. At present, with the preparations, the foundation’s team is also awaiting arrival.
50-50-bed Kovid Hospital to be built in Chaurichora and Harnahi
Dedicated Kovid Hospital is also being provided in rural areas of the district. A 50-bed hospital will be set up in Chauri Chaura and Kharani Harnahi. These hospitals are being built at the health centers there. The Chief Minister had also directed the Community Health Centers to be developed as Kovid Hospitals, in the same order at two health centers in Gorakhpur. These hospitals will also have facilities for oxygen.
The district is getting additional LMOs
The district has started receiving a tanker additional liquid medical oxygen (LMO). This has provided relief to the refilled plants of Gorakhpur, liquid oxygen is also being given to one plant each in Santkabirnagar and Maharajganj.
DM K. Vijayendra Pandian says that it is proposed to operate a dedicated Kovid Hospital on behalf of BMGF in the district. Its letter of approval is expected soon. A 100-bed hospital is being arranged in the Girls Hostel of Veer Bahadur Singh Sports College. Pipeline work for oxygen has started there