Hero Motocorp Limited, NSE Symbol: HEROMOTOCO, BSE Script Code: 500182, has donated First Responder Vehicle (FRV) to the health authorities in Mamit in Mizoram.
These First Responder Vehicles (FRVs) have been custom-built as an accessory on the powerful Xtreme 200R motorcycles of Hero MotoCorp. These unique and utilitarian vehicles will be useful for reaching out to patients and the needy in rural and remote areas and comfortably moving them to the nearest hospitals.
The FRVs have been equipped with a full stretcher with a foldable hood mounted on the side, essential medical equipment such as a detachable first-aid kit, oxygen cylinder, fire extinguisher and other safety features such as LED Flasher Lights, foldable beacon light, emergency wireless public announcement system and siren.
Four First Responder Vehicles were handed over to Pu Er. H.Lalzirliana, Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA), Mamit & Vice Chairman, Road and Infrastructure Development Board in Mizoram.
Chief information officer - Corporate Social Responsibility at Hero MotoCorp, Mr. Vijay Sethi said, “Continuing our efforts towards combating the COVID-19 pandemic, Hero MotoCorp has developed and provided these First Responder Vehicles (FRVs) to health officials in different state authorities. Designed and developed by the engineers at the Hero 's Centre for Innovation and Technology (CIT) in Jaipur and the New Model Centre (NMC) in Gurgaon, the FRV is fitted with all the necessary medical equipment that offers urgent assistance to patients who require to be transported to the hospital.”