Chief Minister of Haryana, Manohar Lal Khattar said that control room for oxygen supply has been made in Chandigarh amid soared requirement of oxygen in the state. He also informed that they have received 12,700 Remdesivir injections from the Centre till now out of demand of 20,000. "We have made control room for oxygen supply in Chandigarh. We have been allotted 70 MT per day of oxygen from Odisha. We have acquired 20 tankers for the transportation of oxygen. We need more tankers. We have demanded 20,000 Remdesivir injections from the Centre, as of now we have received 12,700 injections. We also received 160 Tocilizumab injections from the Centre, out of which we gave 80 to private hospitals and 80 to govt medical colleges," said CM Manohar Lal Khattar.
Chief Minister of Haryana, Manohar Lal Khattar visited Kalpana Chawla Government Medical College (KCGMC) in Karnal on April 29. He inspected the hospital amid increasing COVID cases in the state. Haryana has reported over 12,000 COVID cases on April 28.
A school teacher in Mumbai has come forward to help Covid patients amid the second wave. Dattatraya Sawant is providing free rickshaw service from hospital to home & visa versa. Sawant drives the auto-rickshaw by himself & provides free ride to Covid-19 patients. Sawant said that he takes all precautions like wearing a PPE kit, sanitisation & others. Sawant, who lives in Ghatkopar, is an English teacher at Gyansagar Vidya Mandir School. The Mumbai man has been providing free services in northeast Mumbai for the last few days. Meanwhile, many people have come forward & have been providing financial help to Sawant. The Mumbai man said that he has provided free travel to over 26 Covid patients in the last few days.
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A man in MP's Bhopal has turned his three-wheeler into an ambulance-like vehicle. Javed Khan, an auto driver, is providing ambulance service to Covid patients free of cost. Khan's auto is equipped with an oxygen cylinder, a PPE kit, sanitiser & an oximeter. This comes as many face shortage of oxygen, bed & ambulance amid the second Covid wave. “I saw people in distress on news & social media due to unavailability of ambulances. While some carried their relatives on shoulders, others pulled them on carts. Sold my wife's chain & bought an oxygen cylinder to turn my auto into an ambulance,” Khan said. The auto driver said he has helped many in Bhopal with his ambulance service in the last 15-20 days. People seeking help in & around the city can reach out to Khan, who is available 24*7.
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Dr Devi Shetty, renowned cardiac surgeon, reveals what the next shoratge India will face after PPEs and oxygen, and while it is alrming, Dr Shetty aso provides solutions to deal with the impending situation.
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A couple in Madhya Pradesh tied the knot in a ceremony where the bride and groom were both donning PPE kits. The groom had tested positive on 19th of April, 2021 and both were seen performing all rituals with their PPE kits. Some family members and policemen were also present at the ceremony. Gatherings for social and religious purposes have been restricted in Madhya Pradesh and in several states across India, to slow the spread of Covid. The state has limited the number of people at weddings to 50. Watch the full video for all the details.
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Crowds at this summer’s Olympic Games in Tokyo have been capped at 50 per cent of a venue’s capacity, up to a maximum of 10,000.Spectators will be asked to refrain from shouting or even talking loudly, and to travel directly to the venue and return home immediately afterwards. However, they are unlikely to be asked to prove they are negative for Covid-19, or fully vaccinated.
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Delhi Police created a green corridor for two oxygen tankers from Uttar Pradesh and Haryana borders to reach a COVID-19 hospital in outer Delhi's Paschim Vihar. The two tankers carrying 19,500 litres..
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