Tata Steel BSL 100 Bed Covid Hospital Opens in Near Odisha Plant
India’s Steel Minister Mr Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurated t Tata Steel BSL’s 100 bed COVID-19 hospital facility near its plant in Odisha’s Dhenkanal district
India’s Steel Minister Mr Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurated t Tata Steel BSL’s 100 bed COVID-19 hospital facility near its plant in Odisha’s Dhenkanal district COVID-19 hospital facility virtually on 8 June 2021. Situated at the Kharagprasad Regional Higher Secondary School under Odapada block of the district, the hospital has 50 beds with piped oxygen, 40 beds with oxygen concentrators and 10 ventilator supported ICU beds apart from other medical equipment necessary for providing secondary level care to COVID-19 patients.
Tata Steel BSL Managing Director Mr Rajeev Singhal said “With active and continued help from the government, this COVID-19 hospital was made operational in a record period of two weeks. The hospital has round the clock doctors, paramedics, lab services, X-ray facility, and other necessary secondary care support services.”
Tata Steel CEO & MD Mr TV Narendran said “Tata Steel and Tata Group have been working with the government both at the Centre and state to fight the COVID-19. Apart from supplying more than 45,000 tonne of oxygen from April 1 till date, we have also been importing containers, setting up medical care and facilities and we are always happy to have the opportunity to do so.”