New Delhi, 28th May’20: The country’s one of the leading tractor manufacturers and known for its technology specialisation, Sonalika Tractors collaborates with a Delhi based organisation named Growdiesel to support Delhi Govt. (South District) to convert a CRPF bus into a Corona Testing Mobile Clinic. It will support the patients affected from the global contagion coronavirus. The bus was flagged off on 1st June 2020 from DM Office, South District by Hon’ble Chief Secretary of Delhi, Sh. Vijay Kumar
Dev, in the presence of several government authorities, Sonalika Team and CRPF dignitaries.
This clinic is to provide a sterile environment for door to door sample collection/rapid testing from suspected citizens. It has facility of inbuilt patient stretcher for transportation of severe patents in a sterile environment so that materials, surfaces and other citizens are not infected during transit. The clinic is equipped with Artificial Intelligence Enabled Thermal Imaging, UV light sterilization, climate control system, contactless sampling, automatic sanitizing spray, SS work table, Inflow of Cool & Clean
Air, fluorescent lighting, refrigerator for storage of sample and all necessary elements. The van is designed with a potential to do sample collection of over 15000 people per month.
Speaking on the Corona Testing Mobile Clinic initiative, Dr. Deepak Mittal, Managing Director, Sonalika Group, said, “Sonalika stands strong in supporting the Govt. of NCT of Delhi, the CRPF and Growdiesel Climate Care Council, to join the fight against the covid-19. Converting the CRPF bus into a Corona Testing Mobile Clinic is a very innovative way to check the spread of the virus by offering the testing as well as quarantine facility at the doorstep of the citizens.”
Speaking on the collaborative initiative, Mrs. Surbhi Mittal, Director – CSR, Sonalika Group, said, “Sonalika, being people-centric, it is part of our core value and we stand committed towards the wellbeing of society. This initiative is one among the host of unique initiatives rolled out by us to support the needy at their doorstep. We look forward to strengthen the society by being a part of this first of its kind initiative, which has been transformed while taking all safeguard measures.”
The clinic was engineered and executed with extreme precision by Growdiesel who is already working with various state governments in sanitation, healthcare, renewable fuel and electric vehicle sector.
Following its approach of growing together & standing firm with the nation at the hour of need, the company introduced the host of other initiatives like setting up Isolation Centres in hospitals across Delhi and Hoshiarpur (Punjab) to support healthcare facilities, extended warranty renewal periods for our tractors, availability of service and parts and standby tractors during the lockdown period, ongoing education on social distancing and matters of health and hygiene, food relief and amenities for
communities in far-flung areas.