Train Accident: The Indian Navy is working in close coordination with Odisha State Administration to provide Medical relief and Support at the site of Coromandel Express Train Accident near Balasore on 02 Jun 23.
A Medical and support team of 43 personnel including Surgical Specialist and Medical Assistants, ambulances & support services from INS Chilka were dispatched last night and are presently attending to the injured, extending immediate medical relief & OT facilities at the District HQ Hospital at Balasore.
A medical camp has also been setup by Naval Medical relief team at Gangadhar Kalyan Mandap at Balasore for treating the non critical patients. The Naval team is also providing assistance and support to Odisha civil administration in evacuation and rescue of injured citizens.
The coordination of relief activities is being carried out by the Naval Officer-in-Charge (Odisha) under the aegis of Eastern Naval Command in close liason with Odisha State Administration.