TN gets 25 ventilators and 40 cell counters

Chennai: To help Tamilnadu in its fight against the second wave of the pandemic, Transasia Bio-Medicals has donated 25BiPAP-Ventilator machines for deployment in various Covid-dedicated hospitals all over the State.

In spite of the current shortage in the availability of these machines, Transasia procured these machines from its global vendors. It also donated 40 cell counters.

Health Minister Ma Subramanian and Director of Public Health and Preventive Medicine Dr T S Selvanvinayagam received them from S Satheesh Kumar, zonal manager, Chennai and S Ramanathan, divisional business head, south of Transasia.

The company is also handing over free of charge 32 units ofH 360, three part differential hematology analyzer and 5 and 3 units of H 560 and Elite 580 respectively, five part differential hematology analyzer. These equipment aid in monitoring disease severity in Covid patients.The total value of the donation is more than Rs 2.25 crore, it added.


NT Bureau