Bike ambulance inaugurated
Karnataka Government has launched new form of providing emergency service to the patients. It is called Bike Ambulance. Due to heavy traffic many patients will not get the first aid treatment, to reduce such incidents government has launched a two wheeler, this service was inaugurated by the hands of Minister Satish Jarkiholi.
This bike will has facilities like medicine kit, oxygen cylinder and other necessary medical equipments which are required in first aid. Public can call on 108 to avail this service as Emergency Management and Research Institute is managing the services of the same.
This bike consists of Siren, Blue Lamp, Announcement Mike and a single seat. Bikers are identified by the reflector jacket, they will have ISI helmet.
How these ambulance work – They will go to the patients for the first aid, depends on the condition of the patient further action will be taken such as call to 108 four wheeler etc. The bike ambulance is expected to reach on the spot of accident within 15 minutes.