Medical Oxygen cylinders

IIT-Bombay’s prototype can solve India’s oxygen crisis, ‘reBreather’ can facilitate reuse of oxygen

As India struggles in the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic, a team of students, professors and alumni of IIT-Bombay have come up with an amazing technique to reuse the exhaled oxygen.

May 20, 2021, 15:49 PM IST

Haryana launches door-to-door oxygen cylinder refill facility, check how to apply

In yet another move to make medical essential items available to citizens without any hassle, the Haryana government announced door-to-door oxygen cylinder refill provision for COVID-19 positive patients in the state. 

May 09, 2021, 11:14 AM IST

SC to hear plea seeking GST exemption on COVID-19 related drugs, medical equipment

The intervention application has been filed by an NGO, 'Public Policy Advocates', in the pending suo motu case by the apex court on the distribution of essential supplies and services during the pandemic.

Apr 30, 2021, 06:48 AM IST

India to import oxygen generation plants from Germany amid COVID-induced supply crisis

India will be importing oxygen generation plants and containers from Germany to cater for the shortage.

Apr 23, 2021, 08:44 AM IST

COVID-19: Delhi to monitor procurement, distribution of medical oxygen, Remdesivir

"The Delhi government will now directly oversee the entire procurement and distribution process of both Remdesivir injections and medical oxygen to ensure adequate treatment for corona patients in Delhi," CMO office tweeted. 

Apr 19, 2021, 15:59 PM IST

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh directs DRDO to provide 150 jumbo oxygen cylinders to UP govt

DRDO supplied 150 jumbo cylinders of medical oxygen to the Uttar Pradesh government on Monday (April 19).

Apr 19, 2021, 12:20 PM IST

Centre orders third emergency medical oxygen supply as demand surges due to COVID-19

The surge in COVID-19 cases has caused a heavy demand on medical oxygen supplies.

Apr 17, 2021, 12:23 PM IST

Need Oxygen cylinders at home? Check out these contacts

The demand for oxygen cylinders for COVID-19 patients has also led PM Narendra Modi to take a comprehensive review meeting to ensure adequate medical grade oxygen supply in the country. 

Apr 17, 2021, 09:04 AM IST

NPPA caps price of Liquid Medical Oxygen and Medical Oxygen cylinders as COVID-19 cases rise

The present situation of COVID-19 has resulted in increased demand of medical oxygen up to almost four times from 750 MT per day to around 2,800 MT per day, the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers said in a statement.

Sep 27, 2020, 10:32 AM IST