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UT administration well prepared for possible third Covid-19 wave: LG Manoj Sinha

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Says oxygen supply capacity increased from 14000 LPMs to 55000 LPMs: J&K LG

SRINAGAR: The Union Territory administration is well prepared for the possible third wave as presently the oxygen capacity has been increased from 14000 LPM to 55000 LPM, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha said on Tuesday.

“There is a prediction for the possible third wave. If, God forbid it happens, we are ready to deal with it,” he said while talking to reporters on the sidelines of a function at SKICC here

On the oxygen capacity in J&K UT, he said when he took over, the UT had only 14000 LPM oxygen capacity which has been increased to 55000 LPM at present. “Today, each Panchayat has five Covid beds for patients. More facilities will be given to Panchayats in the days ahead that includes Oxygen concentrators etc,” he said—(KNO)

 

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