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  • ‘Bike ambulances from next month’

    “For the first time, timely first-aid will be available to people in congested areas where ambulances cannot reach,” said the chief minister after inaugurating the three-day PakMedica Medical, Health and Cosmetic Fair at Expo Centre here on Thursday...

    At a seminar arranged on Thursday at Expo Centre auditorium in connection with the PakMedica Medical, Health and Cosmetic Fair, Mr Burhan urged businessmen of his country to avail...

  • Motorcycle ambulances see the light of day

    The Punjab Emergency Service, known by its Rescue 1122 nomenclature, will operate the service which is being hailed as the first such facility in South Asia, and extend its scope to all over the province by the end of this year...

    I immediately decided to hand over the ambulance service of hospitals to the Rescue 1122 and now the system of shifting patients (to the hospitals) has been improved,” he said...

  • 100 ambulances added to Edhi fleet

    KARACHI: Faisal Edhi, son of the late social worker Abdul Sattar Edhi, launched 100 new ambulances to be added to the fleet of the Edhi Foundation ambulances at the foundation’s office on Sunday morning...

    The new ambulances will be sent to various Edhi Centres located at different places all over the country...

  • Dubai launches women-only ambulances

    DUBAI: Four women in pink remain on standby 12 hours a day, seven days a week, to come to the aid of their “sisters” in the Gulf emirate of Dubai...

    The four — two medics and two drivers — are leading a pilot project for a women-only pink ambulance service that aims to expedite medical care by helping patients feel more at ease
  • Ambulances being used as passenger vans seized

    NAWABSHAH: Personnel of federal law enforcement agencies raided the Nawabshah-Sehwan transport stand a day earlier and took into custody seven passenger vans which were originally ambulances donated to the Sindh government during the 2012 floods, sources told Dawn on Monday...

    The sources said the vans were donated by a former federal minister to be used as ambulances during the 2012 floods but later a close aide of a highly important...

  • Zardari’s cousin granted bail in ambulances misuse case

    HYDERABAD: A division bench of the Sindh High Court, Hyderabad circuit, on Wednesday granted interim pre-arrest bail till July 14 to Ali Hassan Zardari, a cousin of former president Asif Ali Zardari, in a sum of Rs1 million in an ambulances misuse case...

    He said in the petition that various TV channels flashed the news on June 28 regarding a scam pertaining to alleged misuse of ambulances...

  • 80 ambulances donated by China distributed among provinces

    She said this at a programme held to distribute Chinese-donated ambulances among the provinces at the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC)...

    The Chinese government donated 80 modern life-saving ambulances to Pakistan, of which 20 each were given to Punjab and Sindh, 10 to Islamabad, eight each to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan, five each to Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan and four to the federally-administered...

  • Rescue 1122 gets emergency medical response unit

    PESHAWAR: The Rescue 1122 has purchased a mobile emergency medical response unit which is equipped with minor operation theatre, intensive care unit and other facilities...

    A Rescue 1122 official told Dawn that the emergency unit would be first of its kind in the province and would have three rooms, including a minor operation theatre, a four-bedded intensive care unit and emergency outpatient room...

  • Rescue 1122, ASF conduct safety training

    PESHAWAR: Rescue 1122 and Airport Security Force (ASF) on Sunday conducted a joint safety training operation at the Bacha Khan International Airport here...

    Bilal Ahmed Faizi, a spokesman of 1122, said the training was meant to train the employees of relevant departments so that they could carry out operations in case of any untoward incident on the premises of the airport...

  • Sindh likely to get Rescue 1122 service soon, claims PPP lawmaker

    Sindh Minister for Rehabilitation Mir Mumtaz Hussain Jakhrani on Thursday announced that the provincial government is planning to launch Rescue 1122 service in Sindh, saying “budget for the service will be earmarked in the forthcoming fiscal year”...

    Jakhrani said the first phase of Rescue 1122 service will kick start from Karachi and the service will consequently be introduced, under its second and third phases, in other parts of the...

  • Injured Rescue 1122 employee ignored by govt

    CHAKWAL: When he was chosen to be an emergency medical technician in the Punjab Emergency Service – also known as Rescue 1122 – Mohammad Adnan, 28, was excited about his job...

    “My colleagues did their best to arrange some money, while our director general also collected Rs50,000 from employees at the headquarter – and so I went through an operation at a private hospital,” Mr Adnan said...

  • Plan to make Rescue 1122 ‘self-reliant’ on the cards

    LAHORE: The Punjab Emergency Services (Rescue 1122) will be finalising a plan to set up ‘Urban Search and Rescue Teams’ equipped with heavy machinery and equipment to cope with the situations presently being handled by armed forces engineering wing...

    The plan envisaging capacity building of Rescue 1122 staff and provision of state of the art machinery to them will be forwarded to Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif for approval and...

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