Guwahati News Desk: Mobile boat hospital was launched in the remote Char-Chapari areas bordering Gohpur and Majuli.
The mobile boat clinic to have all the necessary facilities like a government hospital.
The estimated cost of the boat is worth Rs 36 lakhs which took 5 months to complete, constructed by a Majuli Shalmara artist.
The 65ft long and 18ft height consist of doctor’s room, maternity ward, OPD, labour room, nurses room, laboratory, pharmacy, staff room, cold controlled room, toilets including separate space to carry ambulances.
Bengaluru based NGO Karuna Trust provides free of cost health service for the treatment of the people in the remote areas.
The mobile boat hospital will be a lifeline for the remote area people as the boat has moved from Majuli to Gohpur.