Government of India, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is procuring a pre-fabricated, self-contained, container based mobile hospital. This hospital, with 100 beds would have state of art operation theatre, diagnostic facilities including CT scan, kitchen, water purification, sanitary unit and its own power generator.
This container based hospital would be located in New Delhi and can be transported by road, rail or air to the disaster sites in any part of the country at short notice.
This information was given in the Lok Sabha today by Smt. Panabaka Lakshmi, Minister of State in the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in a written reply to a question by Shri G.M.Siddeswara.