The 1500 oxygen bed facility is to be set up in Ambalamugal
BPCL in collaboration with the district administration will be constructing the largest temporary oxygen bed facility, that would help Covid patients in Kerala by the weekend. A 1000 bed facility is being planned at the Refinery school ground at Ambalamugal while the Refinery school building is to host 500 beds. The Ernakulam district alone recorded over 6000 cases on a single day and cases seem to be rising steadily. Ernakulam Collector Suhas said that the next two weeks are crucial for the district. More doctors and nurses are required at the First line treatment centres and medical staff from the private sector is being encouraged to join the FLTCs.