PSA oxygen plant with 1,000 LPM capacity inaugurated at JNIMS
Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh expressed hope that the PSA oxygen plant will further strengthen the oxygen producing capacity in the state.
Updated 10 Aug 2021, 5:54 pm
A day after three Pressure Swing Absorption (PSA) oxygen plants were inaugurated in Chandel, Ukhrul and Senapati districts, Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh on Tuesday inaugurated another PSA plant with 1,000 LPM capacity at the Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Sciences (JNIMS) in Imphal.
Inaugurating the PSA plant, CM Biren expressed hope that the PSA oxygen plant will further strengthen the oxygen producing capacity in the state.
The PSA oxygen plant was inaugurated in the presence of Agriculture Minister O Lukhoi Singh, Advisor to CM (Health) Dr Sapam Ranjan, MLA L Susindro Meitei (Yaima) and other government officials.
On Monday, the chief minister had said that another 5,000 LPM PSA Oxygen plant under PM CARES Fund would be installed in Chandel district soon.
It may be mentioned that the 15th Finance Commission had sanctioned for the installation of eight PSA oxygen plants in the state i.e. two PSA plants at JNIMS, Imphal and one each at Chandel, Ukhrul, Senapati, Tamenglong, Churachandpur and Kangpokpi district. Of the eight PSA plants, the ones at Tamenglong, Churachandpur and Kangpokpi are yet to be inaugurated.
First published:10 Aug 2021, 9:17 am