Staff Reporter

PUDUCHERRY: The Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) is offering ambulance services for emergency patients for a fee. It has procured two ambulances with modern medical facilities for the purpose.

According to a release, the services would be available only between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m. and on “first-come first-served” basis.

Charges would be Rs. 200 within Puducherry limit and Rs. 10 a km for beyond Puducherry.

Those who require the service may contact the Casualty Medical Officer at 0413 – 2272380 to 2272390 (extension 1000).