Beds filling fast, govt moves to bring infra back to Nov levels
Millennium Post Delhi|April 13, 2021
14 large private hospitals now Covid-19 dedicated. 500+ beds added in Delhi government hospitals. Jain asks Centre to raise beds in its hosps
AAISHA SABIR
NEW DELHI: With Covid19 cases surging dramatically in the Capital, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s government here on Monday ordered a massive ramping up of hospital beds for Coronavirus patients after he was informed in a crucial meeting that almost all large private hospitals had run out of Covid19 beds, 85 per cent ICU beds in 57 of 115 private hospitals and 85 per cent of ward beds in 32 of these hospitals had been filled as of Monday.

“The CM was informed that the beds are rapidly getting occupied by covid positive patients with most patients coming from outside the city,” a senior health official told Millennium Post.

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