The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has set up a 3000-bed Field Quarantine Hospital within 72 hours and work is ongoing to have another 8500-bed centre. 

On 9 April 2020, Ashghal mentioned on their Twitter account that the complex in Umm Slal on completion will be able to accomodate 12,500 beds.

Qatar Ashghal Qatar hospital 2It is also mentioned that the Field Quarantine Hospital has a recreational facility, with internet connectivity and iPads, that can accomodate up to 600 persons.. There is also dining hall with a capacity of 900 seats. Social distancing is taken into consideration while designing the  recreational and dining areas.

Qatar Ashghal Qatar hospital 2The officials also thanked the local contractors and suppliers for their efficient co-ordination and support for completing the project in record time.

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