Muslim NGO launches 50-Bed Covid Field Hospital in Delhi

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Muslim NGO launches 50-Bed Covid Field Hospital in Delhi

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A Muslim NGO called Human Welfare Foundation (HWF) recently set up a Covid field hospital in New Delhi, having capacity of 50 beds along with oxygen cylinders and concentrators, nebulization and separate wards for men and women. The Okhla-based Alshifa Hospital has launched this new facility in collaboration with Aster Volunteers, the CSR arm of UAE-based Aster DM Healthcare. It has been set up at the Scholar School, which is just a few blocks away from Alshifa Hospital.The field hospital will initially admit 25 asymptomatic patients. Later, it will be upgraded to 50 beds.Apart from 100 oxygen cylinders and 10 oxygen concentrators, it will have male and female paramedical staff. Three-time healthy meals will be provided at the hospital. All services at this new facility, including treatment and meals, will be provided free to all patients.
The field hospital was inaugurated by President of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Syed Saadatullah Hussaini recently.

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