Manipur's COVID-19 confirmed caseload reached 1,11,598, while the death toll rose to 1,759 on Tuesday.
Head of neurology Department professor Th Suraj Singh handed over two medical oxygen cylinders to medical superintendent professor H Priyosakhi Devi in presence of RIMS director professor A Santa Singh, RIMS stated
Considering the situation of short oxygen supply to help save the lives of Covid-19 patients, Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry explains when and how you can restore the oxygen levels in the body, and when to use oxygen concentrators.
President of Tamil Sangam Moreh, V Shekhar distributed the oxygen cylinders to MO in-charge SDH-Moreh Dr Manoranjan in the presence of leaders of BTCC, Tamil Sangam, MCM and other medical staff.
Manipur Public School, 1997 Batch of Class XII, stated that 6 D-type 52 litre filled oxygen cylinders were donated to RIMS and JNIMS (three cylinders for each hospital).
IFP Editorial: The state should start focussing on charting a new strategy to ensure smooth flow of oxygen supply to hospitals, increasing critical care facilities with ventilators in all hospitals. We have to think for the possible third wave and plan ahead.
As many as 1000 oxygen supported beds will be installed in the next two weeks for effectively tackling the ongoing second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, Meghalaya CM Sangma said.
Questioning the buffer stocks of oxygen for emergencies in the state, the MPCC raised apprehension whether the Oxygen Express train can reach Jiribam to bring oxygen in the state.
Apart from shortage of oxygen cylinder, oxygen concentrator and ventilators, there is also acute shortage of manpower in respect of doctors and nurses at Covid Care Centre.
NTPC has set up Covid Care Centres which are already operational in Dadri, Korba, Kaniha, Ramagundam, Vindhyachal, Barh and Badarpur. It will be setting up additional facilities at North Karanpura, Bongaigaon and Solapur as well.
In the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, it is of utmost importance to maintain the oxygen level in the body. Know the names of some of the medicinal plants and food to help increase oxygen in the body.
First community home isolation centre opened at Manipur College