Commerce Secretary of Government of India, Anup Wadhawan said that efforts are underway on a war footing to make oxygen supplies available amid increase in demand due to COVID-19. "DPIT (Dept for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade) is coordinating it. The efforts are underway on a war footing to make oxygen supplies available. It's being coordinated on a 24x7 basis. Supplies position will improve tremendously in my understanding," said Anup Wadhawan.
Amid rising cases of COVID-19, Indore got consignment of 15,000 Remdesivir injections from Bengaluru. Remdesivir is said to be a key drug to combat complicated cases of COVID. Shortage of Remdesivir has been reported in different parts of India.