Universalization of emergency medical services-108

108 services have come a long way.

AUGUST 19, 2016 03:32 IST | THE HINDU |FULL ARTICLE

The 108 GVK EMRI ambulance services are now serving 750 million people spread across 15 States and two Union Territories. There are two other agencies like GVK EMRI, which are serving four other States at present. The average response time taken by the 108 EMRI ambulances is 15 minutes in urban areas and 25 minutes in rural areas.

Assam's rural pockets plagued by poor connectivity

Apr 21, 2017, 12:18 IST | TIMES OF INDIA |FULL ARTICLE

the existing 108 ambulance service fails to reach remote places of Assam due to lack of road connectivity.poor regulation of services hence it proves ineffective.

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www.bjp.org/manifesto2014