The Emergency helpline is a convenient number provided by some relief organizations working in Pakistan. These organizations provide medical relief for emergencies treat injuries and illnesses.
There is above 1800 ambulances working in the country from private and government emergency relief organizations. In the blog, we will discuss emergency relief organizations and their helplines.
The emergency helplines have a specific phone code that is 3-4 digit reserved for emergencies and can be availed 24/7. These numbers are created by the public switched telephone networks that have a single emergency telephone number. This number allows a caller to contact local emergency services for assistance and differs from country to country.
List of Emergency Organizations in Pakistan:
There are eight private and government Emergency Organizations in Pakistan that provide medical relief to people.
Following are the names of Emergency Organizations in Pakistan:
- Fire Brigade
- Rescue 1122
- Rangers Helpline
- Edhi Ambulance Service
- Police Madadgar Helpline
- Chhipa Ambulance Service
- Pakistan Medical Assistance Helpline
The Fire Brigade is a government relief organization that is available in all the cities of the country. The fire department is a government-run department in Pakistan is responsible for tackling all types of fire incidents, injuries, and emergencies.
Rescue 1122 is one of the most famous medical emergency organizations working in Pakistan. This Emergency Ambulance Service is the most important and functional emergency organization with an over 97% rate of rescue operations. The rescue 1122 service has been operating since 14th Oct 2004.
Following are the number of emergencies of Rescue 1122 in the last 18 years:
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The Rangers Helpline is an agile paramilitary force of Pakistan. The organization can be reached in different parts of Pakistan. The troops of Ragers were positioned to deal with emergencies and ease the general public problems. The Rangers e-porta can easily be accessed via text or audio/video or WhatsApp or by sending an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Edhi Ambulance Service:
The Edhi Foundation is also an emergency medical service. It was founded by Mr Abdul Satar Edhi in 1951, till it has dealt with thousands of emergencies in Pakistan. The headquarter of Edhi Foundation is situated in Karachi, and the emergency organization has a fleet of over 1800 vehicles all over the country.
Police Madadgar 15 Helpline:
Police Madadgar 15 Helpline is a government based organization that provides quick emergency responses. This emergency organization is quite effective and highly functional all over the country, dealing with emergencies like missing persons, suspicious activities to alert bomb disposal, fire bridge, and ambulance service, notifying the authorities about electricity theft, Sui Gas theft, reporting the dacoity/theft.
Chhipa Ambulance Service:
Chippa Welfare organization is another popular ambulance service of Pakistan. This emergency organization has the largest number of ambulances all over the country after Edhi Foundation. Chippa Ambulance Service provides 24/7 services dealing with all kinds of medical emergencies.
Pakistan Medical Assistance Helpline:
Pakistan Medical Assistance Helpline was originally initiated to spread polio awareness in the nation. The government-run helpline is as known as a “Sehat Tahafuz” that give assistance for medical emergencies and Covid-19. The medical organization provides testing facilities, vaccinations and other important information about the coronavirus.
Emergency helpline Numbers list in Pakistan:
Following is the list of emergency helplines in Pakistan:
|4.||Edhi Ambulance Service||115|
|5.||Police Madadgar Helpline||15|
|6.||Chhipa Ambulance Service||1020|
|7.||Pakistan Medical Assistance Helpline||1166|
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
Following are the FAQs about the Emergency helpline Numbers list in Pakistan:
Q1: What is the purpose of an emergency helpline?
Ans: A emergency number allows a caller to contact local emergency services for assistance and differs from country to country.
Q2: What is the Edhi emergency numbers in Pakistan?
Ans: The Edhi ambulance service is 24/7 available at helpline number 115.
Q3: What was the Pakistan Medical Assistance initiated for?
Ans: Pakistan Medical Assistance Helpline was originally initiated to spread polio awareness in the nation.
Q4: What emergency does the Pakistan fire brigade deal with?
Ans: The fire department is a government-run department in Pakistan is responsible for tackling all types of fire incidents, injuries, and emergencies
Q5: What is the emergency helpline Chhipa Ambulance Service?
Ans: Chippa Ambulance Service provides 24/7 services emergency number 1020.
There are above 10 government and independent emergency dealing organizations working in Pakistan. These numbers are 24/7 online and deal with medical emergencies in almost all cities of the country. In this blog, we discussed all the sufficient information about emergency helpline numbers in the country.