- Railways to save lives amid the havoc of Corona
- About 350 metric tons of oxygen transported to Delhi in a week
- The first Oxigen Express train arrived in Delhi on 27 April.
Railway’s Oxigen Express trains are running on the track day and night for the patients admitted in Delhi’s hospitals and Covid Care Centers, who are facing acute shortage of oxygen and are trying to reach Oxigen Delhi from the remote areas in the shortest time. is. Railways have delivered about 350 metric tonnes of oxygen to Delhi within a week.
On Monday, while a train carrying about 37 tons of liquid medical oxygen in 2 tankers had reached Delhi Cantt railway station from Orissa, on Tuesday for the second consecutive day another Oxigen Express Train Arrived in Delhi with a large consignment. The Oxigen Express train from Durgapur carrying a total of 120 tonnes of oxygen in 6 cryogenic containers reached the Inland Container Depot at Tughlakabad on Tuesday morning, from where these containers were unloaded and loaded onto trucks, so that this oxygen was delivered to hospitals and covid care centers as per the requirement. Can be sent to Railway officials said that on Wednesday also two more trains are going to Delhi with two big consignments of Oxigen.
According to information received from the authorities, the first Oxigen Express train arrived in Delhi on 27 April. The train had reached Delhi Cantt station with about 70 metric tons of oxygen from Raigad in Chhattisgarh. So far, a total of 4 trains, about 350 metric tons of oxygen have arrived in Delhi, while two other trains are coming today i.e. on Wednesday, which are bringing about 150 metric tons of liquid oxygen. Railway officials say that according to the instructions received from the government in future, the supply of oxygen will continue to be ensured through the Oxigen Express trains to Delhi and other areas of NCR.