Rescue 1122 bike service expanded across Punjab

09:13 PM | 29 Sep, 2022
Rescue 1122 bike service expanded across Punjab
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LAHORE – Punjab Chief Minister Chaudhry Parvez Elahi on Thursday inaugurated the Rescue 1122 motorbike service for all districts of the province.

Speaking on the occasion, the chief minister said that 1350 rescue motorbikes are being given across Punjab, while each district will get 50 rescue motorbikes.

The response time of motorbike emergency services will be 4 to 5 minutes. Emergency service will be possible even on narrow streets and difficult roads through motorbikes. Motorcycle emergency service will be extended to towns and villages, he disclosed.

There will be a motorcycle ambulance along with the ambulance van. Motorcycle emergency service will also be started in five new districts and tehsils, according to DGPR handout.  

After Pakistan armed forces, only Rescue 1122 was seen in floods and Rescue 1122 did immense work in flood-affected areas, he further said. 

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