Jamshedpur, Mar 15 (PTI) A leading private hospital in the state today rolled out a 24×7 free ambulance service for cardiac emergencies here.

The ambulances will be stationed at five major locations in the city of namely Adityapur, Bistupur, Sakchi, Tata Nagar Railway Station, Sonari and Telco apart from the hospital located at adjoining Saraikela Kharsawan district.

Launching the ambulances today, Venkateshwarlu Marapaka, Facility Director of the ‘Brahmananda Narayan Multi-speciality Hospital’, said Jamshedpur has long suffered a lack of properly established and coordinated ambulance services that can come to the prompt assistance of cardiac emergencies that require immediate medical assistance.

The helpline number to contact the ambulance service is 76548 24 365.

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