The health system is well equipped to treat infected people against the increasing prevalence of corona virus infection in the state. Dr. Jayanti Ravi, Principal Secretary, Health, said that the state government has started dedicated Covid Hospitals in Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Vadodara and Surat with a capacity of 4000 beds on a war footing. He said that in addition to Covid Hospitals in these metros, 25 government and 31 The private hospital which is affiliated to Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana as well as Kovid Hospital by the District Collector A total capacity of 10,000 beds with accredited as well as 3 private hospitals has been set up for the treatment of Corona infected persons.
As well as 1700 ventilators are available in private hospitals. In addition orders have been placed for 1000 ventilators.