The Government of Assam has chosen automobile giant Tata Motors as the preferred supplier and the order of 337 Winger Ambulances, will be executed in batches, with the first lot of 50 Tata Winger ambulances having already been delivered.
The Tata Winger Ambulance is a spacious ambulance that offers extra safety, space, and best-in-class ride comfort.
The Winger Ambulance comes with a host of special features to meet the medical communities' needs - powerful factory-fitted AC, a stretcher, bench seats for paramedics, special doctor's seat, oxygen cylinder cage, IV bottle holding hooks and a wide 180° opening rear door.
Vernon Noronha, Vice President, Defence and Government Business, Tata Motors Ltd., said, "With a majority of deaths occurring in the pre-hospital phase, the Tata Winger Ambulance has been designed with an emphasis of reaching out and providing critical support to patients, even in remote and non-commutable areas of the state.
"The interiors of the Tata Winger Ambulance can also be customised to service specific needs of the health care industry."
--IBNS (Posted on 03-10-2013)