Oxygen Supply
Jharkhand  /  Published 13.05.21

PSA plants for all sadar hospitals in Jharkhand

Jharkhand will have pressure swing adsorption (PSA) plants at sadar hospitals in all the 24 districts. Chief minister Hemant Soren during interaction with MPs and MLAs of North Chotanagpur region com...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.05.21

Bokaro Steel laying oxygen pipleline

The Bokaro Steel Plant is working to install a 4.5km oxygen pipeline from its production unit to Bokaro General Hospital and a temporary Covid facility, making it the first city in the state to have s...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

Calcutta  /  Published 12.05.21

Doctors panel highlights lapses

The condition of Covid patients at some government hospitals was not being monitored closely and some doctors, including seniors, were not focussing on their treatment, a panel of doctors set up by th...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.05.21

Tata Main Hospital steps up O2 supply

Tata Main Hospital (TMH) has installed a new 13-kilolitre liquid oxygen tank for the treatment of Covid-19 patients. The tank, set up on a war footing within a fortnight, will work towards ...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshdepur

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.05.21

O2: IAF planes help with refills

Birsa Munda Airport in Ranchi has facilitated the movement of at least 139 oxygen tankers since April 24 in a bid to help various states meet the demand for liquid medical oxygen (LMO) ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


Calcutta  /  Published 10.05.21

Appeal against oxygen hoarding

The enforcement branch of Calcutta police on Saturday night arrested a man for allegedly hoarding medical oxygen cylinders. Three cylinders of 10 litre capacity — two of them filled and one emp...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 10.05.21

Gear up: SC sets up national task force on oxygen

Sir — It is heartening to read that a 12-member national task force has been set up by the Supreme Court to assess the availability and distribution of medical oxygen on scientific, rational and...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 09.05.21

Let me breathe

By Our Bureau, Agencies

West Bengal  /  Published 09.05.21

Tankers exempt from highway toll

The Centre has announced toll or user fee exemption for tankers and containers carrying liquid medical oxygen — treating such vehicles as ambulances — for the next two months or until furt...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.05.21

HC asks police to free O2 cylinders

The Jharkhand High Court has directed all deputy commissioners to immediately release oxygen cylinders confiscated under their jurisdictions for immediate use at all Covid-19 hospitals to tide over th...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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