Uttarakhand to start air ambulance, boat services

Uttarakhand would start air and boat ambulance services within the next 6 months, Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said today.

Updated: Sep 09, 2010, 22:35 PM IST

Dehra Dun: Uttarakhand would start air and
boat ambulance services within the next 6 months, Chief
Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said today.

Both the services would be managed by 108 EMRI service,
said Nishank at a function here.

While the air ambulance service would be used in case of
emergency in the far-flung areas, the boat ambulance would be
plied in the Tehri dam reservoir, he said.

PTI