The CMP-Bidyanondo Field Hospital is going to be inaugurated today, with hopes amid increasing number of Covid-19 patients in Chattogram city.
Bidyanondo Foundation and Chattogram Metropolitan Police jointly organised the community centre-turned hospital in Patenga, with 100 beds.
Fifty beds have been readied with arrangement of high-flow nasal cannula, central oxygen system, and oxygen concentrator.
Jamal Uddin, a volunteer of Bidyanondo and coordinator of the initiative, told The Daily Star, "The rest 50 beds will be readied as soon as possible. We got 12 doctors and 18 nurses. Some 50 volunteers will help doctors and nurses."
A committee led by Additional Divisional Commissioner Mizanur Rahman inspected the facilities on Monday and gave nod to go ahead.