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  Metros   Mumbai  09 Aug 2017  Authorities gear up for mishaps, emergencies

Authorities gear up for mishaps, emergencies

THE ASIAN AGE.
Published : Aug 9, 2017, 2:47 am IST
Updated : Aug 9, 2017, 2:47 am IST

Elaborate arrangements have been made by the Mumbai Division to manage the crowd at stations that come under Central Railways.

The city is being prepped for the Maratha rally. (Photo: Rajesh Jadhav)
 The city is being prepped for the Maratha rally. (Photo: Rajesh Jadhav)

Mumbai: Around 90 civic-run hospital doctors and 60 state-run hospital doctors along with 10 mobile medical vans will be deployed on the route of Maratha Kranti Morcha’s rally to tackle medical emergencies.  

Talking to The Asian Age, Dr Avinash Supe, dean of KEM Hospital, said, “We are doing a joint venture with state-run and civic-run hospitals and around 150 medicos would be deployed on the route of the rally, with the needful facilities to tackle medical emergencies.”

Elaborate arrangements have been made by the Mumbai Division to manage the crowd at stations that come under Central Railways. The Railways would run additional suburban services as per requirement for the people to go back to their homes after the rally, around 2 pm. In case of long distance trains, one extra general coach will be attached to the seven trains to different parts of the state.

Tags: maratha kranti morcha, central railways