Lingi PHSC becomes first PHSC with ambulance service in South

Gangtok, 09 Apr:

As per directions of the Tourism Minister, Ugen T Gyatso, one ambulance has been provided to Lingi Primary Health Sub Centre [PHSC], South Sikkim, by South District Administration in collaboration with Power Grid Corporation.

With this Lingi PHSC has become the first PHSC in South to have an ambulance service, informs a press release received from the DC Office, South.

The ambulance was provided to the PHSC because of its distance from PHC Yangang Primary Health Centre and Gangtok as well as the difficult terrain in the area. The responsibility of maintenance of the ambulance and arrangement of the driver has been given to president of Lingmoo Paiyong GPU.