Hyderabad:Star hotels to be used to treat covid patients

Thu May 13 2021 19:21:50 GMT+0530 (IST)

As a result of huge spread of Covid virus, hospitals and facilities dedicated to treat pandemic patients receiving more and more patients.With a rise in Covid cases, patients in government and private facilities have to wait for days to get an admission in to the facilities.

It has been widely reported that the corporate hospitals are in talks with the hotels to hire them so that they can be used as facilities to treat the patients of respiratory disease.On the other hand, the Telangana government is said to be eyeing the function halls, hostels and schools to use them as isolation centres.

It has to be noted that several leading Corporate hospitals are already using the hotels as facilities to treat the patients. Pet day, the hospitals are charging Rs 3000- Rs 10,000 from the patients. However only normal people, those who don't need extra medical care will be placed in the hotels that are used as facilities.

The government has opted to use the function halls, hostels and schools as isolation wards as they were not operating now given the Covid situation.