Amaravati, June 4:
Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy remotely inaugurated a 500 bed COVID temporary hospital at Arjas Steels in Tadipatri of Anantapur district.
Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister congratulated Anantapur district collector Gandham Chandrudu and said it is really great that this hospital is set up using German hangers with the help of Arjas Steels which has an air separation plant that has 100 metric tons of liquid oxygen capacity. He specially congratulated Arjas Steels MD Sridhar Krishna Murthy and also the public representatives and officials present on the occasion.
The temporary COVID hospital is set up with German hangers in an area of 11.50 acre, one lakh square feet with state of art facilities in a record time of just two weeks. The hospital is provided with oxygen facility at every patient bed, one nursing station for every 30 beds, 200 nurses and more than 50 doctors totalling to 350 medical staff.
Deputy Chief Minister Alla Krishna Srinivas, Municipal Administration Minister Botsa Satyanarayana, Health Principal Secretary Anil Kumar Singhal, Health Commissioner Katamaneni Bhaskar, APMSIDC VC and MD Vijayarama Raju and other officials were present and Minister Shankar Narayana, MPs Talari Rangaiah, Gornatla Madhav, local MLAs, MLCs and district officials were attended the event from Tadipatri.