Corona patients are struggling with oxygen shortage in the capital Delhi. Many people have lost their lives due to lack of oxygen. The news of relief has come out in the midst of an outcry over oxygen in Delhi. Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has told that at least three Oxygen Express trains with important gas have arrived in the National Capital Region today. He also said that this is a news of relief for the patients of Kovid, who are struggling for breath in hospitals.
Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal tweeted, “Oxygen Express has reached Delhi from Mundra, Gujarat via Green Corridor with filled oxygen tankers. This will ensure smooth supply of oxygen for Kovid-19 patients in Delhi.”
#OxygenExpress with filled oxygen tankers has reached Delhi from Mundra, Gujarat by moving swiftly through the Green Corridor.
This will ensure smooth supply of Oxygen for COVID-19 patients in Delhi. pic.twitter.com/fyEHVheNEK
– Piyush Goyal (@PiyushGoyal) May 5, 2021
Piyush Goyal has also shared the video in his tweet, in which Oxygen Express is seen coming.
The Delhi High Court on Saturday ordered the central government to ensure that the national capital should get its oxygen quota.
Corona cases in Delhi
At the same time, the speed of coronavirus in Delhi, the capital of the country, seems to be slowing down a bit. In Delhi, 19,953 new cases of coronavirus have been reported in the last 24 hours, while 338 patients lost their lives due to Kovid during this period. With this, the positivity rate here has come down to 26.73%, this is the lowest positivity rate recorded in the lockdown ..