State Trading Organization (STO) has been assigned to bring 96 ambulances by The Ministry of Finance.
The agreement was signed by Minister Ibrahim Ameer from Ministry of Finance, Ahmed Naseem from Ministry of Health and Managing Director of STO, Husen Amru at the ceremony held today.
Minister Naseem has said that the accessibility of more ambulances will decrease the medical issues faced in the atolls. He also acknowledges the importance and necessity of ambulance availability in all islands. Minister Naseem highlighted that improving such medical services will decrease the time taken to attend those in need at emergencies.
The ambulances are agreed to be brought to Ministry of Health withing a duration of 180 days.