A goods train, carrying 6 medical oxygen tankers left for Delhi from Rajkot's Hapa station on May 08. A total of 129.86 tonnes of liquid medical oxygen have been sent by Reliance Industries, Jamnagar. Train will cover a distance of 1105 km to reach its destination. So far a total of 724.21 tonnes of liquid medical oxygen have been sent to various parts of the country by 9 Oxygen Express trains by Rajkot Division.
The second Ro-Ro Oxygen Express, carrying 45 metric ton liquid oxygen, arrived at Maharashtra's Kalamboli yard on April 26. The train was departed from Western Railway's Rajkot division on April 25. Liquid oxygen tankers for Maharashtra are coming from Jamnagar plant of Reliance Industries. Several states have encountered Oxygen crisis amid the rising cases in the second wave of COVID-19. Indian Railways started the Ro-Ro Oxygen Express in order to meet the need of oxygen shortage.
A Scottish man has finally left hospital nearly 200 days after he was first admitted with coronavirus. Neil McLaughlin, Wendy Busby, and Dr Chris Keuh speak.Neil McLaughlin was taken to University Hospital Hairmyres in East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire, on November 21 last year with the “typical symptoms” of a cough and feeling out of breath.
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Argentina recorded record daily cases of Covid-19 two days in a row this week, highlighting the country’s difficulty in bringing a surge under control and forcing the government to weigh whether to extend its restrictions. CNN’s Rafael Romo reports.
At least 18 people died after fire broke out at a Covid hospital in Gujarat's Bharuch. The massive blaze broke out in Covid-19 ward of the hospital at 1 am on Saturday. There were around 50 other patients at the 4-storey Welfare Hospital when fire broke out. Bharuch SP, Rajendrasinh Chudasama said, “A fire broke out at a Covid hospital in Bharuch due to a short circuit. As per our preliminary report, at least 12 patients have died due to fire.” Meanwhile PM Modi has expressed grief over the loss of lives and offered condolences to families of victims. CM Vijay Rupani announced Rs 4 lakh assistance for the kin of the deceased in hospital fire. The hospital is situated on Bharuch-Jambusar highway, around 190 km from Ahmedabad. Around 50 patients were rescued by locals, firefighters & shifted to nearby hospitals.
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Union Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurated an Oxygen plant at Ayurvedic Hospital in Kolavada village in Gujarat's Gandhinagar on April 24. State Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel were also present. The demand for oxygen has soared in the country due to the prevailing COVID-19 situation. India reported 3.46 lakh infections and 2,624 deaths in the last 24 hours, both being the single-highest spike since the pandemic began.
Chief Minister of Gujarat, Vijay Rupani on April 21 took his first dose of COVID-19 vaccine in Gandhinagar. CM Rupani was seen following all the COVID protocols at the centre. Meanwhile, in the last 24 hours, as many as 11,403 new COVID-19 cases and 117 deaths were reported in Gujarat, along with 4,179 recoveries, the state health department informed on Tuesday evening.
After comedian D.L. Hughley recovered from Covid-19, his experience of the health care system inspired him to write a manual on ‘How to Survive America.’ “People have this notion that whatever happens to us is our fault.”