We have launched our mobile app, get it now. Call : 9354229384, 9354252518, 9999830584.  

News in Short

Filter By Date

Filter By Date

Railways to make ventilators and convert coaches to isolation wards

Date: 27 March 2020 Tags: Railways
  • The railways is preparing for a long battle against COVID-19 by creating isolation wards in trains for rural and remote areas, and manufacturing of ventilators in its factories.
  • While the Rail Coach Factory (RCF) in Kapurthala has been tasked with the duty of converting LHB coaches into isolation wards, the Integral Coach Factory (ICF) in Chennai, is attempting to manufacture ventilators.
  • The layout is being prepared and a decision will be taken as to how many patients can be accommodated in a coach keeping in mind various factors —distance, hygiene, necessary equipment to monitor health, and most importantly, exclusive bathroom usage.