Telangana government to launch bike ambulances

Hyderabad: The Telangana government would soon launch ‘bike ambulances’ to help patients in remote areas of the state, Health Minister C Laxma Reddy said here today.

The ‘bike ambulances’ would be used in remote areas, mainly inhabited by tribals and also congested localities in Hyderabad and other cities, he said.

The state government would also increase the number of vehicles transporting bodies of the poor from major state-run hospitals to their native places, a government release quoted him as saying.