Using Careem App, KPK citizens can now call Rescue 1122 and Ambulances
KPK government join hands with Cream to provide ambulance services and Rescue 112 Fire Brigade amenities to the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
- KP Chief Minister Mahmood Khan formally launched the integration of Rescue 1122 and ambulance services.
- Rescue 1122 services on the mobile app is the first initiative of its kind in the country, which will provide citizens with access to emergency services using the simple mobile application- KP CM
- KP government will take strict action on false calls.
Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa joins hand with Careem to provide ambulance services and Rescue 1122 Fire Brigade amenities to the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Initially, the service will only be available for the people of Peshawar on a trial basis. People can avail of this service by downloading the Careem App. Extension of the services will soon reach to other cities as well, announced both the KP government and Cream.
On Monday, KP Chief Minister Mahmood Khan formally launched the integration of Rescue 1122 services in the mobile application with the service provided through Careem App.
He added that all existing Rescue 1122 ambulances and fire brigades could be accessed in the application. Moreover, by selecting the separate emergency services, Customer Car Type (CCT).
“Rescue 1122 services on the mobile app is the first initiative of its kind in the country which will provide citizens with access to emergency services using the simple mobile application. We are working digitalization of services which is not only time-efficient but will also provide cheap services to citizens at their doorsteps,” Mahmood said.
In the beginning, the services will only be provided to 50,000 people in some areas of Peshawar. The news was broadcasted through a newspaper advertisement and via the official twitter handle of the PTI.
Innovation in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa :: Ambulances and Fire Brigades of Rescue 1122 will be available on Careem App from upcoming week; over 50,000 #Peshawar citizens will be able to book rescue services through Careem App, service will be further extended to other districts ?? pic.twitter.com/Mu8OOMZ6jO
— PTI (@PTIofficial) October 19, 2019
Furthermore, KPK government will take strict action on false calls in form of fine and legal action.
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