New Delhi: A major accident has come to light amid the Corona epidemic, in Nashik, Maharashtra, which caused the painful death of more than 20 people due to oxygen cylinder leakage. The death of such a large number of patients has raised questions on the system.
A big accident has come to light in Nashik, Maharashtra amid the Coronavirus crisis, the oxygen tank has been leaked at Zakir Hussain Hospital here. More than 20 people died in the accident, while the same number are injured.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also expressed grief over the Nashik accident and wrote that the accident is heart-wrenching due to an oxygen tank leak at a hospital in Nashik. My condolences to the bereaved families in this hour of grief. According to reports, the leakage occurred during the filling of the tanker, which caused oxygen to spread in the hospital premises. according to the information received, oxygen was being filled in the oxygen tank from a tanker, when the valve of the tanker suddenly opened.
Although the fire personnel closed the valve after a lot of effort, by then enough oxygen had leaked, according to reports that 25 patients in the hospital were undergoing treatment on ventilators. At the same time, oxygen was being given to more than 60 patients.
Let us tell you that Maharashtra is the most affected state of the coronavirus epidemic in the country, where more than 62 thousand new cases and deaths of 519 people in 24 hours clearly shows how a little negligence is putting the lives of patients on.