PMC approves Rs 350 cr for anti-Covid effort
Ramping up health infrastructure to treat critical Covid-19 patients in the city, the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) standing committee on Tuesday approved an expenditure of Rs 350 crore for Covid-19 related work including setting up a new treatment facility and other facilities for treatment of hospitalised patients.
'The number of Covid-19 patients in the city continue to rise. So, it is necessary to contain the ongoing spread of the viral infection. The standing committee approved Rs 350 crore for the purpose,' said Standing Committee Chairperson Hemant Rasane.