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Tamil Nadu Company converts part of its factory into Covid care centre

Chennai, May 14(BPNS)

Schwing Stetter India, a company at Sriperumbudur, Chennai which is into manufacturing of concreting and constructing equipment has converted a floor of its factory into a Covid -19 care  centre.

This facility is exclusively for the company’s employees and their dependents and has been set up in compliance with the Tamil Nadu government’s Covid -19 treatment protocols.

The company has also deployed three Covid duty medical officers who will be available at the hospital 24×7, six staff nurses, two ambulance drivers, five beds with oxygen supply and twenty beds without oxygen supply. A yoga therapist and a psychiatrist/ counsellor will also be available for the patients.

The Managing Director of the company VG Sakthikumar while speaking to BPNS said, “We are fighting this relentless battle against Covid -19 pandemic and we have to ensure the safety of our employees and their families. The idea behind converting our existing facility into a Covid hospital is to ensure that our people will have the right medical treatment to battle Covid with immediate effect.”