AMC has to pay 20% much less on the requisition of a Covid mattress will cut back the monetary burden on the AMC and assist to accommodate extra beds.  |  Photo Credit score: AP
Ahmedabad: On Wednesday, Mukesh Kumar, municipal commissioner of the Ahmedabad Municipal Company(AMC), introduced that AMC has to pay 20% much less on the requisition of a Covid mattress. The brand new charges are a revision of the charges declared on December 15.
The brand new charges will cut back the monetary burden on the AMC and assist to accommodate extra beds. Because the second wave has hit the town, the instances of Coivid-19 have gone up quickly, making it probably the most affected metropolis within the state.
The Ahmedabad Municipal Company had unpaid payments amounting to Rs 260 crore and a further Rs 39 crore for medical tools solely a month in the past. “The AMC obtained simply Rs 240 crore as a grant from the federal government however now most of these pending payments have been cleared,” stated a senior AMC official as per Occasions of India.
Mukesh Kumar, municipal commissioner of the Ahmedabad Municipal Company(AMC), ordered a requisition for 240 beds at Shushila Mansukhlal Shah (SMS) hospital and 160 beds on the Gujarat Most cancers Society Medical Faculty.
At the moment, there are a complete of 2589 lively instances in Ahmedabad. 50% of the personal hospital’s beds are already reserved for sufferers referred by AMC. The sufferers need to pay from about Rs 4,500 to 11,000 for these beds whereas, the opposite personal sufferers need to pay Rs 11,000 to 25,000 day by day for covid therapy.