New Delhi: Given the fast-growing number of Coronavirus patients in the country and lack of oxygen, the Ministry of Defense has decided to ship 23 Mobile Oxygen Generation Plant from Germany by air.
2400 litres of oxygen will be produced in 1 hour
Giving information on Friday, A Bharat Bhushan Babu, the chief spokesperson of the Ministry of Defence said that the capacity of each mobile plant is to produce 40 liters of oxygen per minute and 2400 liters of oxygen per hour. These plants will be established in the Armed Forces Medical Service (AFMS) hospitals treating Covid-19 patients.
Rajnath Singh announced 4 days ago
This decision of the Ministry came when 4 days ago, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh announced to provide emergency services to all three services and other defence agencies for necessary purchases to improve the medical infrastructure in the wake of the epidemic.