HBMS Punjab, a cell phone app to assist customers within the state verify availability of vacant beds in personal and authorities hospitals, was launched by Punjab meals, civil provides and client affairs minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu on Sunday.
Talking on the launch, Ashu stated the app was at present accessible solely on Google Play Retailer (for Android telephones) and that the iOS model could be launched within the subsequent few days.
He stated it might be of nice profit to customers as they’d get details about vacant beds earlier than going to a hospital for remedy.
To verify mattress vacancies, customers might additionally click on on the official net hyperlink: https://ludhiana.nic.in/discover/covid-19-bed-status-in-ludhiana-district/ or www.hbmspunjab.in.
Lists of all personal hospitals providing Covid remedy had been added on the app in addition to the weblinks.
Ashu additionally urged the residents to behave responsibly and comply with the federal government instructions on Covid-19 security measures, put on masks in any respect time, keep bodily distancing and hand hygiene. He stated that underneath the Mission Fateh of the Punjab authorities, 10 lakh masks could be distributed to the needy in Punjab, out of which 80,000 could be distributed in district Ludhiana alone.
Deputy commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma, who was additionally current on the launch, urged the residents to not panic and help the district administration in combating Covid pandemic and break the chain.