Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) chief Bibi Jagir Kaur requests PM Narendra Modi to allow SGPC bring Pfizer Covid-19 vaccines to India from USA and permit its usage.
Earlier on may 6, the SGPC opened 25-beds Covid Care ward at Diwan Hall of Gurudwara Manji Sahib at Alamgir, Ludhiana that offers free health care to Covid-19 patients.
While inaugurating the free-Covid service, SGPC Chief Bibi Jagirr Kaur told that the health care ward set up would be manned by Paramedical staff from Guru Ram Das Medical College and Hospital in Amritsar.
We request @PMOIndia Shri @narendramodi, Union Min. of @MoHFW_INDIA Shri @drharshvardhan @DrHVoffice to kindly allow @SGPCAmritsar to bring @pfizer Covid-19 vaccines in India from USA and permit its use, as we r diligently working to arrange the same: @BibiJagirKaur #CovidHelp pic.twitter.com/Rr2Ig64ZaS
— Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) (@SGPCAmritsar) May 7, 2021
She further told that in case any patient needs to be shifted to a super-specialty facility; they would be provided with a fully equipped ambulance at the centre.
Also, she informed that in the coming weeks, they will be opening three more Covid care centers at Takht Damdama Sahib, Talwandi Sobo, Bholath and Patiala for which they are also importing oxygen concentrators.
In a tweet by Sikh Dharma Universal, they told that on humanitarian request of Bibi Jagri Kaur, they are providing 400 oxygen concentrations to SGPC Amritsar.