In a new, the Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya launched Gauvansh Chikitsa Mobile Vans, an ambulance service to cater to cows.
The mobile vans will rescue ill or injured cows and transport them to nearest gau shala for the treatment from veterinary doctors.
The deputy CM also released a gau seva toll-free number for common people to inform the government about the ill or injured cows. He claimed that a veterinarian doctor will always be present in the mobile vans along with an assistant.
Mr. Maurya flagged off five ambulances from his official residence in Lucknow.
In 2015, 10 such cow ambulances were deployed in Khargone district of Madhya Pradesh to save cows.