The development comes a week after the Centre had informed the Parliament that no states had specifically reported any deaths due to oxygen shortage during the second wave.
This comes even as the government has been claiming that the Covid death certification system is very transparent in Kerala and works as per the guidelines of the ICMR
Madhya Pradesh CM announces welfare schemes for kin of state govt employees who succumbed to Covid-19
Mukhya Mantri Covid-19 Niyukti Yojana and Mukhya Mantru Covid-19 Vishesh Anugraha Yojana will be launched to take care of the families of those government employees who died of the deadly virus.
Panic over oxygen shortage as 24 COVID-19 patients die in Karnataka's Chamarajanagar district hospital
The New Indian Express on Saturday had reported about the scarcity of oxygen supply at hospitals across the district and warned about a possible tragedy in the near future if not addressed.
North MCD urges Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to ensure availability of cremation material
The national capital has reported 4,063 Covid-19 deaths in April so far, over 2,500 of them in the past seven days alone in the terrorising second wave of the pandemic.