- Never getting a bed in the hospital all day long
- Calling the helpline is no answer
- This is the current situation in Bengaluru
Bengaluru: Lakshmi is a woman named covid. At age 67, the oxygen level has come down to 70. covid has infected all four of these women. Lakshmi’s condition is deteriorating day by day. Private hospitals, including the helpline, are the only answer to get admitted to the hospital.
Yes, this is the situation in Bangalore. All the hospitals in the city are filled. No one is getting oxygen beds. In such a dilemma, even calling hospitals is of no avail.
‘Oxygen level is decreasing. Despite calling the hospital and calling the helpline, there is no answer. There was no bed and washed up. How do I live? ‘
“We have hundreds of calls every day. But the bed is not empty at all. We collect the caller’s name, address, and BU numbers. We will try our best. But what do I do without a bed, ”says the wardroom staff.
There are currently 2431 people receiving treatment in the ICU across the state. Of these, the number of patients being treated in Bangalore is high. The government, the BBMP, says those who need a bed can call 1912. A total of 4,300 beds have been arranged in the BBMP range. The government has secured 75 percent of beds from a private hospital. However, there is a shortage of mattresses.
Hundreds of people are currently facing such a situation in Bangalore. The government must respond immediately. The current oxygen bed facility needs to be increased. Bed facilities should be arranged immediately for those in need. There is no doubt that the situation is getting worse.