5000-bed COVID-19 Care Centre set up at Radha Soami Satsang Beas in Nagpur, India
Nagpur (Maharashtra), May 12 (ANI): The Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC), with the help of Radha Soami Satsang Beas (RSSB) Trust has set up one of the country’s biggest quarantine centre for Coronavirus patients at Radha Soami Satsang Beas complex in Fetri village. The 5000-bed COVID-19 Care Centre, which is located 15 km from the city, is going to be used for quarantine facility and screening. It was completed in a span of just 8 days. Manish Soni, PRO of NMC said that this is the biggest quarantine centre in Maharashtra and one of the biggest in India. The Radha Soami Satsang Beas Centres are spacious and well equipped with hygienic kitchens and clean washrooms. Radha Soami Satsang Beas has provided mattresses, potable water and food for the patients. The NMC will provide doctors, health workers, beddings and utensils. Nagpur city, so far, has 35 quarantine centres with a capacity to house 10,000 patients. Maharashtra is the worst affected state in the country by Coronavirus with over 23,000 positive cases. In Nagpur city, 259 positive cases are registered till Tuesday, May 12th.